Chives Seeds

£3.00
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Perfect for Pots
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Grow Your Own
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Most Light Conditions
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Fuss Free

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plant benefit
Perfect for Pots
plant benefit
Grow Your Own
plant benefit
Most Light Conditions
plant benefit
Fuss Free

pom-pom flowers and mild onion taste chive leaves.

What's not like about these very useful cut herbs. From their pompon like lilac flowers to their delicious light onion taste which is still half a firm favourite of our favourite dip for crisps.

why it's special:

  • The hardy garden herb will bring fresh kitchen tastes
  • Great for your garden health and known to deter rabbits
  • It grows fast in containers and you can be enjoying fresh herbs

when to sow

jan
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when to harvest

Plant size

30 cm
25 cm
conditions

Position

Sun or light shade.
soil conditions

Soil

Well drained soil.
urban growing

Support

Sun or light shade.
Occasional feeding.

Our Top Tip

When plants have filled a pot, move into a larger pot or lift out and divide the rootball using a sharp knife.

About chives

Chives are a popular member of the onion family. Chives are the mildest of all the onions. This herb is native to Britain, Northern Europe and North America. They are the easiest to grow fresh herbs used for beautiful cooking.

In The Records

Medieval gardeners often planted Chives around the borders for both decoration and to deter harmful insects. It was thought hanging bunches of chives around a house could also ward off evil.
Features Perfect for pots, perennial herb and most light conditions
Locations Window box, balconies, containers and garden beds
Effort Level Looks after itself
Botanical Name Allium Schoenoprasum.
Other Names Chives, Cive, Onion Grass, Schnittlaugh, Seithes + Seives.
Plant Type Perennial
Pot Size 30 cm
Pet/Baby Safe No.
Number of Seeds 200
Sowing Tips Sow seeds directly in warm, damp well drained soil lightly covered. Keep in a sunny spot until germination.
Delivery times 
Location Delivery Price Timings
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  Express £7.95 Next day delivery
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