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Chicory - Plant

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Chicory may be cultivated for its leaves, usually eaten raw as salad leaves.
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Description for Chicory

Common chicory, Cichorium intybus, is a somewhat woody, perennial herbaceous plant of the dandelion family, usually with bright blue flowers, rarely white or pink.

Common name Flower colours Bloom time Height Difficulty
Cichorium intybus,Common chicory is also known as blue daisy, blue dandelion, blue sailors, blue weed, bunk, coffeeweed, cornflower, hendibeh, horseweed, ragged sailors, succory, wild bachelor's buttons, and wild endive. White Flowers not showy 0.50 to 1.00 feet easy to grow

Planting and care

Try to grow this plant/seed in early spring until summer for the period of one month following the final frost. 3. Expect the plant/seeds to sprout and separate seedlings to have them grown up over 8 inches apart. The sprouting time for Chicory growth is from 2 to 4 weeks.

Sunlight Soil Water Temperature Fertilizer
Full sun well-drained soil Medium 75F. Apply any organic fertilizer

Caring for Chicory

  • Cover the roots with soil, water them in lightly, then add an additional 6-inches of sand.
  • Put a cover on the pot (thick layers of newspaper are fine) and dig out the sprouts when they poke through the surface of the sand.
  • Where winters are mild, the roots can be dug down into the garden soil, covered with sand and then covered with an inverted flower pot (make sure to put tape over the drainage holes to block out all light.
  • It will flower in its second year if left to grow and it is pretty enough for the flower boarder.
  • The plant is tall 1m, and the flowers are numerous with a long season.

Typical uses of Chicory

Special features: Salads

Culinary use: na

Ornamental use: The plant is used for ornamental purpose

Medicinal use: The ancient Egyptians ate large amounts of chicory because it was believed that the plant could purify the blood and liver, while others have relied on the herb for its power to cure "passions of the heart." Chicory continues to be a popular herbal remedy due to its healing effects on several ailments.

References

  • https://myfolia.com/plants/3693-chicory-cichorium-intybus
  • http://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/PlantFinder/PlantFinderDetails.aspx?kempercode=a677
  • http://www.flowersofindia.net/risearch/search.php?query=Chicory+&stpos=0&stype=AND

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