Package of Johnny's Selected Seeds
Package of Johnny's Selected Seeds

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2811G

Product ID: 2811G

Early, organic escarole.

Dense, heavy heads of mildly bitter leaves suitable for salads or sautéing. Similar to Natacha but about a week earlier, more compact, and with darker green leaves. Organically grown. Avg. 19,750 seeds/oz. Packet: 200 seeds.

Product Price Qty
2811GPacket  $3.95 
2811G1,000 Seeds  $8.40 
2811G5,000 Seeds  $35.00 
2811G25,000 Seeds  $147.50 
2811G50,000 Seeds  $272.50 

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Days to Maturity or Bloom:   45

Plant Cycle:   (A)  

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Growing Information

Chicory, Endive

CULTURE: Generally, see "Lettuce". Spacing closely at 8-10" encourages these varieties' self-blanching characteristics.
DAYS TO MATURITY: Baby leaf maturities are from direct seeding. Other maturities listed are from transplant; add about 10 days if direct seeding.
AVG. DIRECT SEEDING RATE: 1M/160'; 5M/830'; 25M/4,150'; 175M/acre at 6 seeds/ft. in rows 18" apart. For baby leaf (harvest at 4-5 weeks), sow in 2-4" wide bands, 6 seeds/in., 13'/1M; 65'/5M; 250'/oz.; 4,000'/lb.
TRANSPLANTS: Avg. 500 plants/M (2 seeds per cell, thinned to one seedling).
SEED SPECS:
SEEDS/OZ.: Endive and Escarole: 14,000-22,400 (avg. 18,000).
PACKET: 200 seeds sows 33' full size, and 2½' for baby leaf.


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