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Chives Herb Garlic

Code: M6380

Distinctive garlic flavour

Chives are a wonderfully easy herb to grow in the garden. They have a light onion/garlic taste that is fantastic for all your light summer salads.
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M6380
Planting Instruction
  • How To Sow: Choose a well drained site in full sun/part shade. Sow these seeds in trays for subsequent transplanting or, after frosts, sow directly in a well prepared seedbed. Sow seeds 5 cm apart and cover to a depth of 1 cm. Later, thin or transplant to 40 cm apart. Seedling Care: Keep seedbed or trays evenly moist during the germination period of 14-21 days. Apply vegetable fertiliser two weeks after germination for healthier plants and maximum crop. Protect your seedlings from slugs, snails and insect pests; go to mcgregors.co.nz for appropriate plant health and pest control products. Hints and Tips: When large enough, thin to 15 cm apart. Snip leaves for flavouring at any time. Our seeds are not treated with Neonicotinoids.
Specs & Warranty
When To Sow (Tropical Zone 1) Spring
When To Sow (Tropical Zone 2) Spring
When To Sow (Temperate Zone 3) Spring
When To Sow (Cool Zone 4) Spring
Grow In Gardens or Pots
Annual or Perennial Perennial
Seed Depth 1cm
Seed Spacing 5cm
Plant Spacing 15cm
Harvest / Flower / Maturity Time 5-7 weeks
Harvest/Flower/Maturity Time cont.

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