Chives (Allium schenoprasum)


Scientific Name: Allium schenoprasum
Common Name: Chives
Description of facts and concepts: Leaves and flowers in salads, vegetables, poultry, fish, eggs, and butters, Lavender flowers in June.
Seed or division information: Seeds. Divisions of the small bulbs
Date of flower’s bloom (Month and week): June W2
Garden Name: Sunny Garden
Color of Flower: Purple
Height: 16″
Spread: 12″
Family: Onion
Soil Type: Base to Acidic Neutral
Soil: Dry to Wet Dry
Light: Sun to Shade Full Sun
Zone 4-10 Zones 3-8