Chives Common Organic HEIRLOOM Seeds

Chives Common Organic HEIRLOOM Seeds

Allium schoenoprasum

Item #6062

Perennial. Chives are super easy to grow, require little maintenance, tolerate drought, and come back year after year. Edible flowers are loved by bees, make a tasty chive vinegar, look and taste great in salads, and dry well for arrangements; foliage and/or flowers add a subtle onion flavor to many dishes. Great for containers; grow indoors for year-round harvest. Perennial in USDA zones 4–8. Deer resistant.

This packet sows up to 23 ft..



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Perennial

Full Sun
to Part Shade

12” tall
8"-10" wide

Days to Emerge:
10-15 days

Seed Depth:
1/4”

Seed Spacing:
A group of 10 seeds
every 8”

Row Spacing:
A group every 8" or as desired

Thinning:
Not required


When to sow outside: 4 to 6 weeks before average last frost, when soil temperature is at least 45°F, ideally 60°–70°F; or as late as 2 months before first fall frost.

When to start inside: 6 to 8 weeks before average last frost.

Harvesting: FOLIAGE: Cut outer spears of chives when at least 6" long, and cut back to 2" above ground level. FLOWERS: Harvest for dried flowers and consumption when in full bloom.

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Chives Common Organic HEIRLOOM Seeds

$1.99

Item #6062

0.60 grams


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