Cichorium intybus 'Palla Rossa'
AsteraceaeRegular price £2.00
Cichorium intybus 'Palla Rossa', Red Chicory
Herbaceous perennial, Ht. up to 1m, spread 15cm. It forms solid violet heads with white ribs on the leaves. Bitter tasting leaves that can be blanched before eating.
Red Chicory vegetable herb seeds are available: A packet of seeds costs £2.00. There are approximately 150 vegetable herb seeds per packet (all of our vegetable herb seeds are untreated and can be used to grow organic plants).
Jekka's "How to Grow Herbs" videos, includes Jekka's video on how to sow seeds for an informative step-by-step guide to seed sowing.
Growing indoors? Check out Jekka's blog on indoor herb gardening for some advice.
One of our three core roots is that we are Environmentally Conscious and for the past 30 years all the herbs grown at Jekka’s have been raised following sustainable, environmentally friendly and organic approaches resulting in a remarkable biodiversity at the herb farm.
Our herb seeds are also untreated and can be used to grow organic herb plants.