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Organic Greens, Chicory Catalogna - SNV8218

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Growing Lettuce

Growing Lettuce

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Chicory Greens - Catalogna Emerald - Cichorium intybus

Biennial Also known as Italian Dandelion. Chicory greens have long, broad, dandelion-like leaves with an asparagus-like flavor. A rapid grower, the leaves and tender spring stalks of Catalogna Emerald can be used for early greens.

Soil & Water: Chicory tolerates acidic soils with a pH of 5.5-7.0. Nutritional and watering requirements are moderate. Grow in similar soil as lettuce.

Planting & Growing: Start seeds indoors 8 weeks before the last frost, or sow seed directly outdoors every 2 weeks from spring to early summer and late summer to fall. May overwinter outdoors in mild winter climates.

Harvesting & Storage: Harvest leaves as needed when they are a usable size. Chicory plants harvested after a few frosts are sweeter than their spring counterparts.

Did You Know? Chicory is extremely high in vitamin A, and rich in vitamin C, calcium, and iron.

Soil Temperature: 65-70F
Planting Depth: 1/4"
Germination: 45-70 Days
Height At Maturity: 8"-12"
Days To Maturity: 52-83 Days
Sun/Shade: Partial Sun
Spacing After Thinning: 6"-8"
Approx Seeds per Pack: 250 Seeds

Peaceful Valley Farm & Garden Supply brand vegetable seeds from packs are guaranteed to germinate. Once the seeds have sprouted, please understand that Peaceful Valley cannot be held responsible for the many uncontrollable growing and climatic conditions that must be met to insure the success of your crop(s).

Peaceful Valley brand vegetable seeds are all non-GMO and Certified Organic.
Buy with confidence and plant the best!

  • Item Model Number: SNV8218
  • Shipping Dimensions: 4.5 x 3.25 x 0.1 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.01 pounds

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