Catalogna Frastigliata, organic seeds
Cichorium intybus var. foliosum
This lettuce-chicory is also called "™Italian Dandelion"™ with long dark-green, deeply cut leaves with a white juicy nerve in the middle, resembling dandelion leaves. They can be harvested as baby plants as well as fully grown with stronger flavour. The flower stem is used as asparagus. Plants, sown in summer, can winter over. Catalogna has a milder bitterness and is late blooming. A portion contains about 500 seeds.
|Latin name:||Cichorium intybus var. foliosum|
|Botanic family:||The Sunflower Family - Asteraceae|
|Sorted by size:||No|
|Days to maturity:||40|