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Chives - Seed Mat

Allium schoenprasum

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Quick and easy sowing for container grown herbs.
    These chive seeds are carefully spaced in biodegradable paper to allow even spacing and virtually eliminate the need for thinning. Chives have a subtle onion flavour that enhances salads, egg dishes and creamy sauces. Delicious mixed with sour cream and spooned over baked or steamed potatoes.
  • Mild onion flavour
  • Attractive pink flowers
  • Easy to grow and very hardy
  • Plant Attributes

    • Suitable Climate Zone(s):
      • Tropical
      • Subtropical
      • Arid
      • Temperate
      • Cool

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    How to use

    Simply fill a 9cm (3 ½”) round pot with soil mix leaving a 1.5cm (1/2”) gap from the top of the pot for easy watering later on. Place the mat on the soil and firm down gently. Cover with a fine layer of soil, water well. Place in a warm position, a temperature of 15-20°C is ideal. Keep moist.
    Plants can then be grown on a sunny windowsill or patio. Grow all year round indoors in good natural light – a north facing windowsill is perfect.
    Harvest: as required once plants are growing strongly

    General Retail Stockists

    Bunnings warehouse and Independent garden retailers.