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2024 Seed Catalog

Garlic Chives - Allium tuberosum


Garlic Chives


a.k.a. Oriental Garlic, Chinese Chives

Allium tuberosum

Garlic chives have narrow, flat, gray-green leaves to 1 ft. long. White blossoms appear in great profusion in summer, are excellent cut-flowers for fresh or dried arrangements. Both the leaves and edible flowers carry a pronounced garlic flavor, add zest to salads, stir-fries, rice, and noodles. Perennial. Packet is 1 gram, about 250 seeds.

1 gram - $3.99

Growing Garlic Chives Seeds

Bee introduces how to plant

Sow garlic chives in cell packs or flats, 6-8 weeks before last frost. Kept at 65-70°F., germination is in 7 to 14 days. Transplant garlic chives seedlings 6-8 in. apart, in rows 18 in. apart. Or, direct sow ¼ in. deep as soon as soil warms, 1-2 seeds per inch. Thin to 2-3 plants every 6-8 inches.

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