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Chives

9 reviews

Allium schoenopraum

Onion-like flavor comes from the robust stems which are generally chopped finely and great to add to almost any savory dish; use in sour cream, cream cheese, soups, and on your morning eggs, etc. The light lavender flowers can be added to your favorite salad, just break the head apart. Grows 8-12".

100 seeds

Please note that germination rates for alliums (onions/shallots/chives/leeks) decline rapidly. We strongly encourage you to purchase new seed each growing season.

Chives

PLANTING

Perennial , zone 4-9

Germination: 4-10 days

Seed Planting Depth: 1/4"

Starting Indoors/Outdoors: Start indoors 6-8 weeks before last frost.Provide 65-75 degrees soil temperatures.Transplant seedlings in clusters 6-12" apart. Sow outdoors in spring when soil temperatures reach 60-65 degrees. Sow a few seeds every 2-3" , thinning to 6-12" apart. 

Light Needs:  Sun 

Soil Needs: fertile, well drained 

Uses: Culinary, attracts bees and beneficials 

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07/22/2020
Anna L.
United States United States
I recommend this product
Awesomeness

I loved getting all my seeds in the mail..mostly tomatoes and herbs this year. I started them in the greenhouse and after a short delay due to weather, they are growing like crazy in my raised beds. We have a very short growing season so that is very important to us. I love the selection as well.

KB
07/21/2020
Karol B.
United States United States
I recommend this product
Seed purchase butternut squash

Wonderful. The seeds did very well ! The seedlings were so sturdy and all came up .

LJ
05/01/2020
Linda J.
United States United States
I recommend this product
Chives

I had only 3 plants emerge from the seeds packet.

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03/31/2019
Julia
I recommend this product
Great germination rate

I think every seed I planted sprouted! Haven’t tasted it yet, but can’t wait!

CL
08/17/2018
Craig L.
United States
Very good seed

Germination was good. Chives growing nicely in my greenhouse.