Allium schoenoprasum 'Forescate' - Chives 'Forescate'

Hardy / perennial spice plant / seeds need 20-30 days for germination / H. up to 30cm/ sunny position / humus rich soil / blossom colour pink / flowering time  6, 7

This is a large-flowered selection of Common Chives, with rose-purple balls of flowers rising above in late spring. Both the flowers and leaves are edible. Also nice as a cut flower, fresh or dried. Makes a very attractive border plant.