Cicoria - Catalogna - Italian Dandelion
This is the true Italian Dandelion. The slender leaves are very tender when young and make delicious greens. Mix with other greens to make a tasty Mesclun salad.
The tops may be cut several times during the season. Use fresh out of the garden in salads or cook like spinach.
Planting time - Early Spring to Mid-Summer
Matures in - 65 days
Germinates in - 7 to 14 days
Sowing depth - 1/8 inch
Row spacing - 1 foot
Seed spacing - 1-2 inches
Thinning - when plants are 3-4 inches tall, thin to 8-12 inches apart
Net weight 800 MG (Estimated 600 seeds)
Bulk Cicoria Catalogna seed available.
18,000 Seeds/oz. Plant 1/8oz per 100ft row.
10-16 oz of Cicoria Catalogna seed needed per acre.