CHIVES

Tried & True Chives

Chives grow well in containers or in gardens as a pretty border plant. They have tall, green, grasslike leaves with purple pom-pom flowers. Harvest continuously from early summer until frost. Finely chopped tops of this versatile kitchen herb add a delicious mild onion flavour to almost any recipe.

 

Maturity80 days
Height12 - 18" (30 - 46 cm)
Spacing8 - 12" (20 - 30 cm)
LightFull sun to partial shade
SoilRich, fertile, and well-draining soil.
pH Range6.0 to 6.5
WateringKeep soil evenly moist.
FertilizingBalanced fertilizer at time of planting
Nutrients RequiredNitrogen = moderate, Phosphorus = moderate, Potassium = moderate

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