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.
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- 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
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Chives are popular members 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|
|Pot Size||30 cm|
|Pet/Baby Safe||Known to be toxic|
|Number of Seeds||200|
|Sowing Tips||Sow seeds directly in warm, damp well drained soil lightly covered. Keep in a sunny spot until germination.|
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