Chives need to be planted in full sun.
It will take 7-10 days to germinate.
It will take 35-50 days to harvest.
|Basic Care||Chives are a good companion on the border of vegetable beds, especially to ward off disease.
Cut off the flowers to prolong growth.
The chives’ flowers attract beneficial insects and are edible as well as the leaves.
Chives are best used in soups, stews and salads.
|Nutritional Value||Chives contain Vitamin A and C as well as minerals|
|Additional Value||Chives tea/pesticide: Make an herb tea of 15 leaves and 1 cup of boiling water. Let it cool and spray it on aphids and plants infected with powdery mildew|
|How to harvest||Chives are harvested by cutting the leaves close to the base of the plant.|
|Reel Gardening Packs That Contain Chives||Herb Windowsill Garden | Complete Herb Pack | Herb Garden Pack | Salad Garden Pack | Chives Single Pack|