Each year we trial a wide range of chicory varieties to identify those that are easiest to grow and have the best flavor. Johnny's carries the most extensive line of chicories available for intriguing salad mix options for all markets.
Early escarole, more compact, with darker-green leaves than Natacha.
Early organic escarole.
Slow-bolting endive with broad leaves.
Slow bolting broad-leaved endive.
Traditional Belgian endive with white (pale yellow) chicons.
Traditional Belgian endive; white (pale yellow) chicons.
Narrow, frilly, blanched leaves for salad mix, often called "frisée."
Narrow, frilly, blanched leaves for salad mix.
Fall and winter harvest radicchio; quality enhanced by cool weather.
Organic radicchio for fall and winter harvest.