40-75 days. Grown for its bushy bunches of long, white stemmed leaves, with a mildly bitter flavor, this chicory is a great choice picked young for a salad or left to mature for grilling or sauteing.
Minimum of 250 seeds per packet.
Planting Depth: 0-1/4 inch
Plant Spacing: 8-12 inches
Row Spacing: 12-18 inches
Chicory is a cool weather crop. Direct seed in spring and fall. Make sure to water it enough so that it doesn't become bitter.