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Chives 'Bohemia' - 1000 seeds (Allium schoenoprasum) - Hardy Perennial - Overwintering

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A high yielding broad leaved variety, Chives Bohemia is intended for forcing and field growing. Leaves are fairly wide and are a medium green colour. Chives Bohemia keeps its leaves in most winters. 

Chive is a perennial plant and is a common herb. Chives can be found in local stores or can be grown in gardens. Allium schoenoprasum attracts  pollinators to your garden. Chives can grow up to 12 inches in height with a pale purple flower that has six star shaped petals. The herb blooms from Mid-summer. Chives are a member of the onion family and is easy to grow. Allium schoenoprasum prefers well-drained soil and full sun for the best results.  Growing chives is one of the easiest and smartest decisions one can make. 

SOWING:
Sow: March-June
Season:  Perennial
Height 12in (30cm)
Bloom Season:  July-August
Environment: Full Sun, Partial Sun
Soil Type:  Clay, Chalk, Sand, Loam
Germination Time: 7 - 21 days
Temperature: 70F (21C)
Seeds Watering: Wetting only the soil
Plant watering: watering once per week
Depth: 0.4in (10mm)
Plant Spacing: Rows 18in (45cm) apart: thin seedlings 6-8in (15-20cm)
Ideal for: Pots, Containers, Bedding 


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Data sheet

Height
Up to 30cm (11.8in)
Moisture
Medium
Sunlight
Full sun
Sowing month
April
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June
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