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Chicory - Sugarloaf - Cichorium intybus
Hardy Annual Heirloom. Tall, green romaine-like "loafs" are sweet and crunchy. Very winter hardy. The sweet, blanched interior leaves are great on salads, braised in soups, or grilled. Will tolerate temperatures down to 20°F with a peak harvest from October to early December.
Did You Know? Chicory can be mildly bitter but cooking will reduce the bitterness.
Soil Temperature: 60-75°F
Planting Depth: 1/8"-1/4"
Germination: 6-18 Days
Height At Maturity: 10"
Days to Maturity: 80 Days
Sun/Shade: Full Sun
Spacing After Thinning: 8-10"
Approx Seeds per Pack: 250 Seeds
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Shipping Weight: 0.02 lb
Dimensions: 4.5"L x 3.25"W x 0.1"H
Peaceful Valley Farm & Garden Supply brand vegetable seeds 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 ensure the success of your crop(s).