Endive - Broadleaf Batavian
Cichorium endiviaHEIRLOOM -A beautiful variety with large, broad, slightly twisted lettuce-like leaves formed around 12-16" creamy-yellow tight packed heads. Young leaves are a great addition to salad mix. Delicious, highly nutritious and attractive, endive is a member of the chicory family. A great addition raw to any salad, also delicious braised or steamed. Endive is tolerant of cool weather and has a green upright structure, which is prized for its tangy inner leaves. Nutrients: very high in vitamins A, K and folate; vitamin C, thiamin, riboflavin, niacin, calcium, iron, potassium, magnesium, manganese, zinc and copper.
|Average Seed / oz||Seed / 100' Row||Average Yield / 100' Row||Days to Harvest|
|Planting Season||Ideal Soil Temp||Sun||Frost Tolerance|
|Spring/Fall||40-80°F||Full Sun||Very Tolerant|
|Sowing Method||Seed Depth||Direct Seed Spacing||Seeds Per Packet|
|Transplant or Direct Seed||1/4"||3-6"||325|
|Mature Spacing||Days to Sprout||Production Cycle||Seed Viability|