How to Grow Chicory?

Answer Chicory is a great winter salad vegetable that's easy to grow and that will often grow when nothing else is. Here is how to grow it.

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How to Grow Chicory Root?

Wild chicory is a perennial herb that often grows along roadways or fields, recognizable by the bright blue flowers that appear in late summer. Domestically, most chicory is grown for its leafy gre... Read More »

Where is chicory lettuce from?

Chicory is native to Northern Africa, Western Asia and Europe

When was chicory first used in coffee?

Common chicory, Cichorium intybus, is a bushy perennial herbaceous plant with blue, lavender, or occasionally white flowers. Various varieties are cultivated for salad leaves, chicons (blanched bud... Read More »

What can I do with chicory flowers?

Chicory is a perennial wild herb that grows along roadsides in Europe, North America and Australia. It's characterized by its blue, purple, or sometimes white flowers. Chicory can be used for many ... Read More »