Chicory Medusa




Type: Puntarelle di Galantina


This chicory is grown for its stems and has a small almost frilly leaf with a very thick stem that comes together almost like a bulb. Very nice in salads. Slice up and serve in a salad. Does best in the fall. 75-80 days.

Sowing instructions:

Sow seeds indoors from February to April, or sow outdoors in midsummer, May to August 0.5 inches deep from April-July.  It grows best in soils with a pH of 5.5-6.8. Seeds germinate best in soils around 16 to 18°C (60 to 65°F) Germination in 7 to 14 days.

Transplant seedlings at 3-4 leaf stage from July-August spacing them 10-14 inches apart and spacing row 18-24 inches apart.

Harvest from September- November.

Maturity: 65 days

Additional information


1gr / 600+ seeds


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