|Item Number||Italian Name||Scientific Name|
Indivia Scarola Gigante Degli Ortolani
|Cichorium endivia latifolium|
This is an Endive variety with long leaves and very full heart, compact and self-blanching. It forms heads about 16 inches in diameter with a shiny green outer leaves and a white heart. It features very crispy, fleshy leaves, with a broad, flat central rib. It also has a good resistance to medium-low temperatures.
Particularly suitable variety for autumn and winter cultivation. It can be sown from June onwards.
|Life Cycle||Days of Maturity||Sun Type||Spread||Max Height||Planting Time|
|Perennial Plant||90-120 Days||Full||16 inches||20 inches||Summer to late fall|
= Outside Sow Period
= Sow Indoors then Transplant seedlings
= Harvest Period
= Tunnel/Cloche Gardening