Endive Batavian Full Heart – Item #139


Endive, or escarole, is a type of chicory. Its crunchy texture and sweet yet mildly bitter flavor combination makes it a delightful addition to salads. It won an All America Selections award in 1934.

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Additional information

Weight 1 g
Dimensions .125 × 3.25 × 4.5 in

Planting & Harvesting

Seed Depth: 1/4″ (6mm)

Plant Space: 12″ (30cm)

Row Space: 18″ (46cm)

Sprouts In: 7-14 days

For sweetest flavor, time your planting so plants mature in cool weather. Sow in moist, rich soil in early spring and again in fall/winter in mild climates.

For more tender leaves, tie the outer leaves to cover the inner leaves to blanch them while growing.

Additional Information

Botanical Name: Cichorium endivia

Matures In: 80 days

Attributes: AAS winner