Allium schoenoprasum


Common Name: Chives



Allioideae (family name)

Forage for Pollinators: Produces Pollen and Nectar for a wide range of bees including Honeybees.

Flowering time: July-October

Growing information: PERENNIAL BULB HERB growing to 0.3 m (1ft) by 0.3 m (1ft ). Hardy to minus 29ÂșC. It can flower from June onwards, having second flushes (after harvesting leaves) from August till October. The pink flowers are pollinated by bees and the plant also attracts wildlife. An indispensible herb for a wide variety of dishes such as potato or other salads.