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100 Seds 

C​​​​​​​ultivation: easy

Seed Saving: beginner

Mantovana Chicory (Cichorium intybus)

  • Mantovana Chicory (Cichorium intybus L.): also known as Capotta Chicory, this traditional variety is amongst the most tolerant to low temperatures.  It has a distinctive shape and arrangement of leaves that create a large, compact, oval hood that looks like a rose. It can be harvested in two ways, the whole head or just the leaves that are particularly soft and its taste very delicate.

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