If you enjoy a salad with a slightly bitter flavour Chicory is the perfect plant to grow in your garden. Mostly used in Italian cuisine, the leaves can be added fresh to salads or sautéed to create a unique side dish. Better yet, the roots of the chicory plant can be roasted, ground and dried to create a caffeine free coffee substitute. Chicory is truly a no waste plant!
Suitable for all climatic zones
Entire plant can be harvested after 2 months
Early spring and to mid autumn