Easy to grow with a subtle mild onion flavour. These long, thin chives are excellent in many meals and are great raw or cooked. It produces lavender coloured flower heads that are a real chef’s treasure.
When to Plant
Zone 1: September - April
Zone 2: September - May
Zone 3: Any
Zone 4: Any
Soil Work a fertile, friable soil, mixed through with compost and organic matter. Herbs are hardy perennials that will survive in most soil types.
Soil pH Level 6.5-8.0
Position Full sun preferable, but part shade manageable.
How to Plant Sow directly, they also transplant well so purchasing as seedling and then transplanting to your patch works well too
Companion Plants Most vegetables gain advantage from having herbs planted nearby
Approximate no. of seeds 120
Note: We source all of our seeds locally and in small batches to ensure they remain at their maximum viability for germination
The Little Veggie Patch Co (LVPC) is a business dedicated to helping people grow food and we believe it is something that everyone can do, regardless of your skill-set or space at your disposal. So no matter whether you live in an inner city apartment or a block of land in the sprawling suburbs, LVPC will have you growing your own produce in no time.