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Chives

12 reviews

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This is how we pack and send your Herb Plants to all states except TAS & WA



You will receive
- 1 Chives Herb Plant in a 50 X 75mm tube - General growing instructions

All of our Herb Plants are grown organically with certified organic potting mixes and fertilizers

Botanical Name: Allium schoenoprasum

Chives are a perennial herb, they have hollow tubular leaves and grow in clumps. The flowers are a pale pink/purple and are like pom poms. Chives flower in spring. Chives look good in the garden as a border or grown in clumps throughout the cottage garden.

The delicate onion taste of chives combines nicely with other delicate herbs like chervil. Add the chopped leaves to egg dishes, salmon, or sandwiches, sprinkle on mashed potato or baked potato or over a salad

Chives can be used to enhance the flavour of almost any meal without overtaking. Chives cannot withstand cooking and so is best added just before serving. The fine narrow leaves make an attractive edible garnish. The flowers can be sprinkled on salad or added to herb vinegars to give a delicate pink hue.

Growing Conditions

Chives like a well drained soil, in a sunny to part-sun position, while they will tolerate poor soil they will thrive in a rich soil. In cold regions, chives die back to the underground bulbs in winter, with the new leaves appearing in early spring. If plants are looking a little tired after winter, cut the leaves back to about 2 cm above the ground.

 

All information provided on this website is for informational purposes only. Please seek professional advice before commencing any treatment.

Delivery

Our shipping costs are a flat rate, meaning you can add any amount of products to your order and you will pay the same.

Regular Post - $10.95
Express Post - $12.95 (If your order contains a plant express is required)

HERB PLANTS

We send (Australia wide, excluding Western Australia and Tasmania):

Monday and Tuesday (for all zones)

OTHER PRODUCTS

We send (Australia wide):

Monday to Friday

*Subjected to actual conditions. Find out more about our Delivery information.

Returns

If you are not 100% satisfied with your purchase, you can either return your order for a full refund or exchange it for online store credit.

Find out more about our Returns information.

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TC
02/13/2021
taiana c.
Australia Australia
Great service

I have bought plants several times. They arrived very quickly, the people were so great to deal with when i asked when another plant would be available and they helped me put the order with no trouble. You can tell they love what they do....Also want to mention the plants are a good size when they come.....

EV
12/04/2020
Emily V.
Australia Australia
Mudbrick Cottages plants

Every plant I order travels well due to careful and thoughtful packaging. Once planned, these plants thrive. They’re so healthy! Highly recommend this business to source your plants from.

CC
08/28/2020
Christian C.
Fantastic harvest already!

I was a bit worried that the herbs wouldn’t survive in the post but they were packaged well and looked great after their 3 days in transit. After planting and fertilizing they have all taken quite well to their new home and I have already harvested some for cooking. Many thanks to Sandra and team!