Chicory

Chicory Catalogna Gigante di Chioggia

Chicory - Chicory  Catalogna Gigante di Chioggia

Common Name: Chicory
Genus: Chicory
Cultivar: Catalogna Gigante di Chioggia

Category: Fruit & Vegetables
Growth Rate: Average

Hardiness: Half-HardyHeight: 0.20 m (20 cm)
Sun/Shade: Full sun or Partial shadeSpread: 0.20 m (20 cm)

Soil Type: Sandy/Light or Chalky/Alkaline
Sow Depth: 1.0 cm
Sow Spacing: 10.0 cm
Harvest: July to October
Months to Sow Ouside: April to August




An upright chicory from Venice with long 'serrated' leaves that have white central ribs. Perfect for adding flavour to a mixed leaf salad and is also delicious wilted under a grill or on a griddle pan.

  • Growing Instructions:Sow outside - April to August when the air temperature is above 10C
    Sow 1cm deep
    Thin plants to 10cm apart May to September

    Harvest: July to October


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