Chives with large dark green stem. Mid-early. Vigorous and uniform growth. the foliage is stiff and slender with a thick, upright stem. Chives belong to the Amaryllidaceae family. It is a perennial or annual condiment plant, forming tufts of fine, pointed and hollow dark green leaves. Height of 25 to 30 cm. The flowers are edible. Sweet fragrance close to onion and garlic. Resistant to yellowing and bolting. It can bloom in small purplish pink "pompoms", they will then have to be cut. Can be sown in pots. As winter approaches, mow your chives close to the ground. Mulch it. In the spring, in mild climates, it will be able to rise.
Scientific Name: Allium schoenoprasum
Plant Life Cycle: Perennial
Germination time in days: 20-25 days
Indicative Days to maturity: 80-90 days
Sunlight: Full sun
Soil requirement: Light and well drained
Sowing and cultivation: Sowing from February to August at a depth of 2-3mm, planting outdoors in May and June