Lambley Gardens & Nursery, 395 Lesters Road,  Ascot,  Victoria 3364
Phone +61 (03) 5343 4303,  Fax +61 (03) 5343 4257

Herbs, Chinese Leeks/Garlic Chives/Kow Choi

Herbs, Chinese Leeks/Garlic Chives/Kow Choi

Garlic chives are a perennial onion relative with a flavour closer to garlic than chives. The leaves are used in stir fries, pancakes and dumplings as well as a garlic substitute in stews etc. Plant seed in drills in early spring and transplant into permanent position when big enough. Space 15cm between plants 30cm between rows.

 

 

When to sow: September - October
Where to sow: Sow in a seed bed for transplanting
Depth to sow: 1/2cm
Aspect:  Full sun or as sunny a spot as possible.
Soil:  Prepared, well drained, fertilised soil. Add   lime if soil is too acid.
Spacing: Between plants 15cm Between rows 30cm

 

Directions: Plant seed in drills in early spring and transplant into permanent position when big enough.

Packet 200 seeds
$4.50 each