Chicory Plants (Cichorium Intybus)

£10.00 £8.33

Also known as Blue Daisy, Blue Dandelion, Blue Sailors, Blue Weed, Bunk, Coffee Weed, Hendibeh, Horseweed, Ragged sailors, Succory, Wild Bachelors buttons and Wild Endive. Many varieties of this star-like clear blue flowered plant are cultivated for a broad spectrum of uses such as salad leaves, chicons or roots which once baked and ground can be used as a food additive and a substitute for coffee.

Height: 30-90cm

Prefers: Sun, moist soils up against a fence or wall.

Flowers: June onwards