Chives 'Staro'

planting site / location:
planting distance:
20 x 20 cm
soil / fertilisation:
Humic soil without water-logging. When bedding out use slow-release fertiliser and extra liquid fertilser when needed.
Keep it moisturised.
gardener's tip:
If sheltered well, a harvest of fresh greenery is possible until winter. After winter Staro starts growing again.
Convincing, productive chives with particularly rough foliage and a strong aroma. Chives provide a high content of vitamins and minerals and are served freshly on breads, in soups, sauces or salads.


german term: Chives
botanical termn: Allium schoenoprasum
plant height: 20-30 cm
life cycle: perennial
harvest season: perennial
flowering season: July to September
use: Versatile culinary herb
colour palette: green