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Chive Plant

Image of  Chives
Image of  Chives
Image of Chives
Image of Chives

Allium schoenoprasum

A must for all herb gardens, it's beautiful and so useful.

  • Easy to grow.
  • Great for adding to so many dishes.

Supplied as a pot grown plant grown in a 7cm pot.

Available from APPROXIMATELY August 2021

1 or more £2.95GBP each. Group & quantity discounts
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Pollinator Friendly

This onion flavoured perennial herb can be used in soups, chopped in salads and is especially good in home made cheese. Needs to be cut regularly.

Recommended by the RHS to be an excellent attractant and nectar source for bees and other beneficial insects.

  • Hardy perennial.
  • Evergreen in most climates, but can die back in harsh Winters.
  • Cylindrical leaves.
  • Mild onion flavour.
  • Pink flowers June to August.
  • Likes a sunny position but will tolerate shade.
  • Likes rich, moist but well drained soil. Will tolerate poorer soils.
  • Remove flowers for best flavour, but flowers can be used in salads.
  • Split / divide every 3 - 4 years in Spring.
  • Can be grown indoors or out.
  • Usually reach 12 - 24" (30 - 60 cm) tall.
  • Always leave 2" (5 cm) for best re-growth.
  • Culinary Uses.
  • Flowers can be used in salad.
  • Leaves can be used in salad, omelettes, sandwiches, cream cheese and so much more!
  • Medicinal Uses.
  • Contain mild antibiotics and some iron.
  • A source of Vitamin C.
  • Can stimulate your appetite
  • Can improve your digestion and help with intestinal problems.
  • Can be used as a mild laxative.
  • Homeopaths use to treat colds and bronchitis.
  • Other Uses.
  • Can be used to deter aphids and mildew.

Disclaimer
As with all alternative medicines and plants with purported medicinal benefits it is important to inform your health care providers that you are using them; this helps to ensure safe and coordinated care. We can accept no liability for any side effect or contingency from any allergy or any other cause or harm that may arise. If in doubt please do consult a medical practitioner before using.

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How To...

How To Sow & Grow Herbs
Detailed advice on sowing and growing herbs outside and under protection. Includes information on watering and pest control.

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Pollinator Friendly Plants
A detailed guide to the seeds and plants sold by Victoriana Nursery Gardens that will attract and provide a food source to bees and other beneficial pollinating insects.




Plant Passport Registration Number: GB-34265