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Chicory

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$7.50
Description

Wild succory, wild chicory, coffee weed, blue sailors, blue dandelion, Italian dandelion, wild endive.This showy biennial is native to England and Ireland and has naturalized throughout the US . It is a stemmy, upright plant with a height of 2-5' and a width of 2 1/2'. The flowers are azure blue Daisey shaped and close at mid-day. Blooms from July to September.The Bitter Root is used as a coffee substitute. The young plant has an activity much like that of dandelionand is stimulating to the liver. Enjoys full sun , very drought hardy once established Biennial Hardy to zone 3.

Latin Name Cichorium intybus
 
 
 
 
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