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They are ideal for salads and taste great when cooked as well.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/www.trueleafmarket.com\/pages\/the-vegetable-growing-guide-from-true-leaf-market\" target=\"_blank\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eDownload Free Vegetable Growing Guide PDF\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c!--split--\u003e\n\u003ch2\u003eGrowing Witloof Chicory Endive Vegetable Garden Seeds\u003c\/h2\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/www.trueleafmarket.com\/pages\/the-vegetable-growing-guide-from-true-leaf-market\" target=\"_blank\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eDownload Free Vegetable Growing Guide PDF\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eLatin Name:\u003c\/strong\u003e Cichorium Intybus\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eOther Names:\u003c\/strong\u003e Witloof Chicory, Chicory\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eDays to Maturity:\u003c\/strong\u003e 65-105 days\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eHardiness Zone:\u003c\/strong\u003e All Zones in the U.S.\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003ePlanting Depth:\u003c\/strong\u003e 1\/4”\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003ePlant Spacing:\u003c\/strong\u003e 12-18”\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eRow Spacing:\u003c\/strong\u003e 2’\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eGrowth Habit:\u003c\/strong\u003e Upright\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eSoil Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e Loose fertile loamy\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eTemp Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e Do not exceed 75℉\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eLight Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e Partial shade, full sun\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003ePests\/diseases:\u003c\/strong\u003e Fungus, mold, slugs, aphids\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eColor:\u003c\/strong\u003e Green, white\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eFlavor:\u003c\/strong\u003e Mildly acidic, but sweet\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eWitloof Chicory Endive Growth Habits:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003ePlants grow 12-18” tall and produce light to medium green leaves. Sow seeds directly outside ½” deep and 1” apart in full sun. After four weeks, thin seedlings to be 6-12” apart. Chicory plants will grow with large green leaves. As it gets closer to winter, plants can be taken out of the soil. Green tops of the Witloof Chicory plant can be chopped off and stored.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eVarious Uses for Witloof Chicory Endive :\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eWitloof Chicory Endive makes a great addition to a salad as a green. In Dutch cooking, it is common to cook Witloof Chicory in a dish that involves cheese and ham called “Chicons au gratin.”\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eWitloof Chicory Endive Benefits:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eChicory root has a tremendous amount of health benefits. Chicory roots have inulin, which is a form of fiber that also has a prebiotic. This makes Chicory a great digestion aid. As a known blood sugar regulator, Chicory root is an excellent addition to the diet. Endive is a great source of vitamin K, which also helps regulate blood sugar, and this is great for diabetics and non-diabetics alike.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eAdditional Information:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eWitloof Chicory Endive is a Dutch heirloom variety from the 1800’s. “Witloof” translates to “White Leaf.”\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eSeeds Per Package:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e1 oz - Approximately 11,200 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e4 oz - Approximately 44,800 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e1 lb - Approximately 179,200 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e5 lb - Approximately 896,000 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e25 lb - Approximately 4,480,000 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e","published_at":"2020-06-18T17:52:23-06:00","created_at":"2020-05-29T14:10:40-06:00","vendor":"Mountain Valley Seed Company","type":"Vegetable Seeds","tags":["Annual","Cooler","Full Sun","Green","Heirloom","Non-GMO","Open Pollinated","Packet","Seeds","veg_endive","Vegetable","White","Yellow"],"price":249,"price_min":249,"price_max":70933,"available":true,"price_varies":true,"compare_at_price":null,"compare_at_price_min":0,"compare_at_price_max":0,"compare_at_price_varies":false,"variants":[{"id":31761906729075,"title":"2 Gram Packet","option1":"2 Gram Packet","option2":null,"option3":null,"sku":"48496","requires_shipping":true,"taxable":true,"featured_image":{"id":14526752850035,"product_id":4516645273715,"position":1,"created_at":"2020-05-29T14:10:42-06:00","updated_at":"2020-06-16T15:38:06-06:00","alt":"endive witloof chicory","width":2000,"height":2000,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/2016\/2681\/products\/endive-witloof-chicory-wm_1.jpg?v=1592343486","variant_ids":[31761906729075,31761906761843,31761906794611,31761906827379,31761906860147,39352999116915,39352999313523]},"available":true,"name":"Endive Seeds - 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Leaves have the best flavor when grown in cooler temperatures, so aim for fall or spring harvest. After 55-115 days, Witloof Chicory should reach full size and are ready to be harvested. Leaves have a mildly acidic but sweet flavor. They are ideal for salads and taste great when cooked as well.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/www.trueleafmarket.com\/pages\/the-vegetable-growing-guide-from-true-leaf-market\" target=\"_blank\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eDownload Free Vegetable Growing Guide PDF\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c!--split--\u003e\n\u003ch2\u003eGrowing Witloof Chicory Endive Vegetable Garden Seeds\u003c\/h2\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/www.trueleafmarket.com\/pages\/the-vegetable-growing-guide-from-true-leaf-market\" target=\"_blank\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eDownload Free Vegetable Growing Guide PDF\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eLatin Name:\u003c\/strong\u003e Cichorium Intybus\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eOther Names:\u003c\/strong\u003e Witloof Chicory, Chicory\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eDays to Maturity:\u003c\/strong\u003e 65-105 days\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eHardiness Zone:\u003c\/strong\u003e All Zones in the U.S.\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003ePlanting Depth:\u003c\/strong\u003e 1\/4”\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003ePlant Spacing:\u003c\/strong\u003e 12-18”\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eRow Spacing:\u003c\/strong\u003e 2’\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eGrowth Habit:\u003c\/strong\u003e Upright\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eSoil Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e Loose fertile loamy\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eTemp Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e Do not exceed 75℉\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eLight Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e Partial shade, full sun\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003ePests\/diseases:\u003c\/strong\u003e Fungus, mold, slugs, aphids\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eColor:\u003c\/strong\u003e Green, white\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eFlavor:\u003c\/strong\u003e Mildly acidic, but sweet\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eWitloof Chicory Endive Growth Habits:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003ePlants grow 12-18” tall and produce light to medium green leaves. Sow seeds directly outside ½” deep and 1” apart in full sun. After four weeks, thin seedlings to be 6-12” apart. Chicory plants will grow with large green leaves. As it gets closer to winter, plants can be taken out of the soil. Green tops of the Witloof Chicory plant can be chopped off and stored.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eVarious Uses for Witloof Chicory Endive :\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eWitloof Chicory Endive makes a great addition to a salad as a green. In Dutch cooking, it is common to cook Witloof Chicory in a dish that involves cheese and ham called “Chicons au gratin.”\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eWitloof Chicory Endive Benefits:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eChicory root has a tremendous amount of health benefits. Chicory roots have inulin, which is a form of fiber that also has a prebiotic. This makes Chicory a great digestion aid. As a known blood sugar regulator, Chicory root is an excellent addition to the diet. Endive is a great source of vitamin K, which also helps regulate blood sugar, and this is great for diabetics and non-diabetics alike.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eAdditional Information:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eWitloof Chicory Endive is a Dutch heirloom variety from the 1800’s. “Witloof” translates to “White Leaf.”\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eSeeds Per Package:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e1 oz - Approximately 11,200 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e4 oz - Approximately 44,800 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e1 lb - Approximately 179,200 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e5 lb - Approximately 896,000 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e25 lb - Approximately 4,480,000 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e"}
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Non-GMO Witloof Chicory is a Belgian Endive variety that is great for home gardening. Leaves have the best flavor when grown in cooler temperatures, so aim for fall or spring harvest. After 55-115 days, Witloof Chicory should reach full size and are ready to be harvested. Leaves have a mildly acidic but sweet flavor. They are ideal for salads and taste great when cooked as well.

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  • Latin Name: Cichorium Intybus
  • Other Names: Witloof Chicory, Chicory
  • Days to Maturity: 65-105 days
  • Hardiness Zone: All Zones in the U.S.
  • Planting Depth: 1/4”
  • Plant Spacing: 12-18”
  • Row Spacing: 2’
  • Growth Habit: Upright
  • Soil Preference: Loose fertile loamy
  • Temp Preference: Do not exceed 75℉
  • Light Preference: Partial shade, full sun
  • Pests/diseases: Fungus, mold, slugs, aphids
  • Color: Green, white
  • Flavor: Mildly acidic, but sweet

Witloof Chicory Endive Growth Habits:

Plants grow 12-18” tall and produce light to medium green leaves. Sow seeds directly outside ½” deep and 1” apart in full sun. After four weeks, thin seedlings to be 6-12” apart. Chicory plants will grow with large green leaves. As it gets closer to winter, plants can be taken out of the soil. Green tops of the Witloof Chicory plant can be chopped off and stored.


Various Uses for Witloof Chicory Endive :

Witloof Chicory Endive makes a great addition to a salad as a green. In Dutch cooking, it is common to cook Witloof Chicory in a dish that involves cheese and ham called “Chicons au gratin.”


Witloof Chicory Endive Benefits:

Chicory root has a tremendous amount of health benefits. Chicory roots have inulin, which is a form of fiber that also has a prebiotic. This makes Chicory a great digestion aid. As a known blood sugar regulator, Chicory root is an excellent addition to the diet. Endive is a great source of vitamin K, which also helps regulate blood sugar, and this is great for diabetics and non-diabetics alike.


Additional Information:

Witloof Chicory Endive is a Dutch heirloom variety from the 1800’s. “Witloof” translates to “White Leaf.”


Seeds Per Package:

  • 1 oz - Approximately 11,200 Seeds
  • 4 oz - Approximately 44,800 Seeds
  • 1 lb - Approximately 179,200 Seeds
  • 5 lb - Approximately 896,000 Seeds
  • 25 lb - Approximately 4,480,000 Seeds
 
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