Species: C. intybus
Endive chicory, of the Asteraceae family, develops a rosette of leaves more or less wrinkled which form a head more or less compact. In general, the varieties are divided into two groups: one said crispum and another said latifolium. Develops a trunk up to 1 mt high with branched inflorescences composed of 18-20 flowers bluish head.
|Scientific name||Cichorium intybus|
|Recommended Seeding||in the ground|
|Amount of seeds||8.00 g|
|Sowing Depth||0.30 cm|
|Distance between rows||8 cm / 12 cm|
|Distance between rows||cm / cm|
|Average growing time||60 gg / 80 gg|
|Average sprouting time||4 gg / 10 gg|
|Produce per sqm||1.00 kg / 2.00 kg|
|Estimated growing sqm per person||1.5|
|Ideal Sprouting Temperature (C°)||20 °c - 30 °c|
|Min. Temperature (C°)||8 °c|
|Soil pH||6.00 / 7.00|
|Can be grown in pots||yes|
Curly deep green leaf and light ribbing variety. Also called "Romanesque"
Curly leaf light yellow color variety.