(Cichorium intybus) 600-900 s/g
ITALIAN "DANDELION" TYPE (Ciccoria):
Grow and use as for Lettuce and in Mesclun mixes
Upright green leaf type. Prolific.
Similar to Long Green in habit, but with bright red stems and veins.
Used to grow the blanched "Witlofs".
Plants grown to produce roots which are dug in autumn and planted in loose soil in the dark to produce the delicious blanched witlofs. Sow seed in Spring. Packets only.
Delicious hearting type with intense red hearts. A European favourite, it is often called a gourmet lettuce and is used in mesclun mixes. Packet only.