composite plants, daisy family Cichorium intybus partim

Castelfranco Di Luisa head chicory, radicchio

(Cichorium intybus partim). A colourful and very health promoting salad. It forms a small loose head, the light-green leaves with reddish sports enrich the salad plate in fall and winter.

Sow in seed trays from 20th of June to to middle of July. Prick young plantlings and bed out seedlings end of July to beginning of August at a distance of 40x30cm. Trim roots and leaves before planting. Provide sufficient levels of moisture during the initial growth period. Chicory loves nutrient-rich soil.

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Sowing quantity 3 g/Are

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Amount
39240
Portion (ca. 100 plants)
3.95 CHF
0.00 CHF
39244
10 g (800 seeds/g)
19.10 CHF
0.00 CHF