Scientific Name: Allium schoenoprasum
Chives are one of those indispensable herbs which combine flavor and versatility in the kitchen with an appealing garden presence.
– Max. Height: 40 cm
– Max. Width: 30 cm
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Sunlight: Full sun
Soil: Loam, Sand
Growth Rate: Medium
Flowering Period: Late Spring, Early Summer
Flower Color: White, Pink, Lavender
Flower Scent: No fragrance
Fruit Color: Yellow Green
Country of Origin: Asia and Europe
Gardening Tips: Lift and divide overcrowded clumps in spring.
Chives contain potassium, iron and calcium, vitamins A and C, folate, niacin, riboflavin and thiamin. As a rich source of vitamin C. Chive is known for its great health benefits such as; preventing various types of cancer, maintaining mineral density in bones, helps to detoxify the body, boosts immune system, helps in easing digestive discomfort, aids in maintaining good health during pregnancy, prevents atherosclerosis and reduces risk of heart attacks.