Chives Herb 12cm

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    Chives Herb 12cm
    Chives Herb 12cm
    Price £ 4.99

    (Allium schoenoprasum) 

    Please note that this plant will be in the process of dying back for winter, but will reshoot in the spring.

    Height/spread: 30cm x 30cm 

    Flowers: Purple globe shaped flowers most of the summer. (Looks great when used as edging)

    Sun/shade: Sunny or partial shady position.

    Soil: Rich, moist soil

    Maintenance: To encourage new growth cut back a section of  leaves after flowering and feed with Comfrey liquid feed.

    Harvesting: Hardy perennial, that dies back in winter. Cut fresh leaves during growing season.

    Cooking uses: Great for adding a hint of onion to salads or other dishes (e.g. omelettes, cream cheese etc). Use fresh or freeze. Use flowers fresh in summer salads.

    Medicinal uses: Leaves stimulate appetite and aid digestion.

    ‘Please note this plant is herbaceous. It will die back in the winter months to reshoot in the spring’

    • Barcode
      2000001125700
    • SKU code
      75156
    • Manufacturer Code
      GRO635
    • Conditions
      Sun / Partial Shade
    • Plant Type
      Herb
    • Use With
      Fish