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Chicory Information



Cichorium intybus

Chicory is a salad vegetable which can be harvested well into winter.

Moon Planting Type: Leafy

Soil Type: Any Soil

Aspect: Any aspect

Light: Full Sun

Hardiness: Hardy

Moisture: Well-drained

pH: Neutral (6.6 - 7.3)



Chicory Growing Notes


Sow in rows at a depth of 1cm and 25-30cm apart. Sow thinly.

Pruning & Thining

Depending on the variety thin to 20-30cm apart.


Remove the main leaves and leave a root for a continuation crop.

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