Chives

Allium schoenoprasum

 In culinary use, the scapes and the unopened, immature flower buds are diced and used as an ingredient for fish, potatoes, soups, and other dishes. The edible flowers can be used in salads. Chives have insect-repelling properties that can be used in gardens to control pests. Please call the store (740) 763-2873 for availability, prices, and sizes.

Product Description

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun

Flower Color:
Purple

Height:
12-18 Inches

Width:

Harvest:
 Harvest the leaves by clipping them back to 1 inch above the ground; new leaves will emerge.

Characteristics:
* Use In Cooking
* Attracts Pollinators

Soil:
Moist, Well Drained

Zone:
3-10