Chives are wonderful sprinkled over a baked potato, mixed into butter to make a herby spread, added to scrambled eggs and as a garnish for your creamy pasta sauces.
Easy to grow, they love full sun and can be grown in the ground or in containers. The beautiful pom-pom flowers can be tossed in a salad or make them into beautiful ice cubes for a cold soup or tomato cocktail.
Clump-forming spring onions, ideal for cooking and splendid border plants. Perennial.
* Germination: 7-14 days
* Maturity: 90-120 days
* Sowing Depth: 5mm
* Ideal conditions: Full sun in spring, summer and autumn
Starke Ayres GMO Declaration
* Starke Ayres does not research, produce or procure any form of Genetically Modified Organism (GMO) products.
* In South Africa, all our seed is regulated by the Genetically Modified Organisms Act of 1997 (GMO Act) and its subsidiary legislation. The GMO Act places extensive restrictions on the research, production, and marketing of GMOs.
* Maize, soybean, and cotton represent the only crops where genetically modified (GM) forms have been approved for commercial production in South Africa. Where there is potential for cross-contamination, for example with our sweetcorn seed (which could be impacted by nearby GM maize), we do certify our seed as non-GMO in both our internal and external accredited laboratories.