(Cichorium endiva). Grown like lettuce. Best grown to mature in winter, sowing 1 cm deep. Sow September to February (cold): August to March (temp): May to August (trop). Used in leafy mixes. 850 s/g
Best cultivar for winter use when it withstands frost well. A traditional European type with broad and tender leaves. Heads may be blanched to remove bitterness. Thin to 30 cm. Packets only.
Finely cut leaves that blanch readily to an attractive cream colour. Ready in 90 days.