Common Chives

A hardy perennial with hollow, grass-like leaves that have a mild onion flavor. Grows well in pots and indoors.
Seed can be sown as soon as ground warms. Prefers a rich soil. Harvest can begin after 4 weeks but leave plenty for regrowth. Both flowers and leaves are edible. Divide clumps every third year. Remove seed head to prevent self-sown seeds from spreading.
Optium Germination Temperature

65-70 F

Days to Germination


Planting Depth


Plant Spacing


Light Requirement

Part Shade

Net Weight

Minimum of 300 mg

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