chicory 'Catalogna Gigante di Chioggia'
- Position: full sun or light shade
- Soil: poor soil
- Rate of growth: average
- Hardiness: frost hardy
An upright chicory from Venice with long 'serrated' leaves that have white central ribs. Perfect for adding flavour to a mixed leaf salad and is also delicious wilted under a grill or on a griddle pan.
- Growing Instructions:
Sow outside - April to August when the air temperature is above 10°C
Sow 1cm deep
Thin plants to 10cm apart May to September
Harvest: July to October