Pohlmans Chives Onion has thin, round, cylindrical leaves with a delicate mild onion flavour. Well suited to growing in pots or on the window sill. Frequent cutting stimulates bushy growth. Use leaves to flavour fish, potato, soup, stews, salads, sauces, butters, vinegars, eggs and as a garnish. Rich in Vitamin A & C, calcium and iron. Chives have mild anti-inflammatory properties, aids digestin and stimulates the appetite.
Care: These tasty herbs prefer well drained soils and should be fed regularly during the growing season.
Height: 15 – 40 cm
Plant apart: 20 cm
Location: Full sun/part shade
Harvest time: Cut leaves as required