Seed Exchange - Mild garlic-flavored flattened leaves. Beautiful white star-shaped flower clusters are a pleasant surprise in late August. Perennial in zones 4-8.
Perennial in zones 4-8
Plants grow to 12-20 inches tall
Flattened leaves have a mild garlic flavor
Instructions - Sow seeds indoors ¼" deep. Transplant outdoors as soon as soil can be worked in spring. Chives are also easy to direct seed. Established plants can easily be divided in both spring and fall. Remove spent blossoms regularly to prolong blooming.
Sow 4-6 weeks before the last frost
Germination 7-14 days
Plant 4-8" apart
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