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.
|Height||12 - 18" (30 - 46 cm)|
|Spacing||8 - 12" (20 - 30 cm)|
|Light||Full sun to partial shade|
|Soil||Rich, fertile, and well draining.|
|pH Range||6.0 to 6.5|
|Watering||Keep soil evenly moist.|
|Fertilizing||Balanced at time of planting.|
|Nutrients Required||Nitrogen = moderate, Phosphorus = moderate, Potassium = moderate|
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