Endive Broadleaf (Escarolle)

Endive Broadleaf (Escarolle)
Item# VS-1047
$1.59
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Product Description

Endive - (Escarolle) Broad-Leaf Batavian

A favorite salad variety with wide leaves with cut, irregular edges. Inner leaves blanch nicely to a creamy white. While this variety can be blanched and eaten as a salad green, it is usually cooked like spinach or is used for flavoring soups, stews and sauces.

Rich in vitamins A and C. Blanch by tying outer leaves together three weeks before harvest.

Planting time - Early spring to mid summer

Matures in - 85 days

Germinates in - 7 to 14 days

Sowing depth - 1/4 inch

Row spacing - 18 inches

Seed spacing - 1 inch

Thinning - when plants are 3-4 inches tall, thin to 10-12 inches apart

Net weight 800 MG (Estimated 500 seeds)

Bulk Endive seed available.

18000 Seeds/oz. Plant 1oz per 100ft row.

4lbs of Endive seed needed per acre, 1lb needed per acre if using transplants.