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Chicory Seeds - Witloof Zoom F1
£1.79
Chicory Seeds - Witloof Zoom F1

Chicory Seeds - Witloof Zoom F1

Cichorium intybus

A chicory recommended for forcing to produce tightly packed, well-filled chicons of excellent quality.

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Delicious in salads

A chicory recommended for forcing to produce tightly packed, well-filled chicons of excellent quality.

Colour:Green

Seeds:True

Bulbs:False

Shrubs:False

Tree:False

Plants:False

Aftercare - Easy:False

Aftercare - Moderate:True

Aftercare - High:False

Height:11-20cm

Edible Flower:False

Likes Acidic Soil:False

Beds & Borders:True

Grows in Sun or Partial Shade:True

F1 Variety:False

Shrub:False

Sow thinly, April/May, 1cm (½") deep in rows 30cm (12") apart. In November, as leaves are dying down, lift roots, trim to 20cm (8") in length and cut off foliage just above crown. The best forcing roots are about 5cm (2") diameter at top. Store in sand where frost free. Force chicons packed upright in peat, 13-16°C (55-60°F). Ensure darkness.

COOKING HINTS - Eat raw in salads or boil in salted water for 10-15 minutes. Alternatively, brush with olive oil, grill and season with black pepper!

All Dobies products should reach you in perfect condition, just as they left us. If you are dissatisfied in any way with their condition on arrival, please let us know within 14 days. We are only liable for the cost of the goods as quoted on the website plus the cost of delivery if the goods are faulty.

 
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