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Mr Fothergill's Chives Seed Mat
Allium schoenprasum - Chives
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Grow your own fresh and fragrant chives at home, and enjoy full flavoured dishes every day. These seeds produce a delicious herb with attractive pink flowers that can be easily grown in pots or as a decoration for garden edges. This plant is easy to grow, and bares chives with a mild onion flavour that is a popular addition to salads and sauces. Plant your seeds in well cultivated, fertile soil and sun to part shade to benefit from a bountiful garden. To make things easier, seeds are carefully spaced in biodegradable paper to allow even spacing and to eliminate the need for thinning.

Contains: 3 x 8cm mats

Colour — Pink
Flower Colour — Pink
Soil Requirements — Well drained soil
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Planting Advice

Simply fill a 9cm round pot with soil mix leaving a 1.5cm gap from the top of the pot for easy watering later on. Place the mat on the soil and firm down gently. Cover with a fine layer of soil, water well. Place in a warm position, a temperature of 15-20°C is ideal. Keep moist. Plants can then be grown on a sunny windowsill or patio. Grow all year round indoors in good natural light – a north facing windowsill is perfect.

Watering needs

Keep soil moist.