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Chicory Plant

Low wholesale prices on large quantity purchases of 100+ plants
$8.99
Bloom Color
Blue, Purple/Lavender,
Bloom Color
Blue, Purple/Lavender,
Bloom Season
Spring, Summer,
Bloom Season
Spring, Summer,
Height At Maturity
Under 3 Feet
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Ships
Year Round
Exposure
Sun & Shade, Full Sun, Full Shade,
Exposure
Sun & Shade, Full Sun, Full Shade,
Exposure
Sun & Shade, Full Sun, Full Shade,
Usage
Flower Gardens & Beds, Flowering,
Usage
Flower Gardens & Beds, Flowering,
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Reviews (8)

  • 5
    chicory plant

    Posted by Daniel Boston on 27th Aug 2019

    These arrived in great shape and packaged nicely. I got them planted.. Can't wait to see what they look like in the spring.

  • 5
    chicory plant

    Posted by Rodney Jacobs on 26th Aug 2019

    The blooms on this plant are very unique and beautiful. Looks great in my gardens! Very pleased with this plant.

  • 5
    Chicory Plants

    Posted by Dolly Anderson on 15th Aug 2019

    Very pleased with this plant. Looks wonderful with other wild flowers. These are so remarkable. Got a lot of compliments on them.

  • 5
    Chicory Plants

    Posted by Melissa Spalding on 15th Aug 2019

    These are so remarkable. Got a lot of compliments on them. Very easy to grow and care for.

  • 5
    Chicory plant

    Posted by Lois on 7th Feb 2019

    I live in central lower Michigan and this plant grows wild here and has the bluest flower one can imagine.

  • 5
    Astonished

    Posted by Gayle B on 22nd May 2016

    The plants arrived in good shape with directions. Planted 3 years ago and have not been disappointed!

  • 4
    We will see

    Posted by Bryan B on 22nd May 2016

    I planted a lot of these at the back of my lawn. Waiting to see how they do this year.

  • 4
    Waiting patiently

    Posted by Jackson on 13th May 2016

    After placing in proper medium and regular watering, it has grown fast and is a bright green, with new leaves. I expect blossoms in the spring, though the plant itself is impressive.

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Shipping Information

We ship all plants usps priority mail. They arrive to most locations within 2-3 days. We package all plants to retain moisture to up to 10 days in transit. All plants ships from our warehouses in Tennessee. All plants are grown and shipped from out Altamont (zip) 37301 location. We do drop ship for re-sellers also for those wanting to resell our plants.

How We Protect Your Plants For Transit

All plants are dug and immediately taken to our warehouse and tera-sorb moisture retention gel is applied to the roots and then wrapped in plastic to retain superior moisture for transit. They are placed in corogated cardboard shipping boxes for protection when shipped

Upon Receipt Of Your Plants

Upon receipt of your plants, unpack and unwrap the roots and mist with water. Plant within 24-48 hours. If you can not plant within this time frame, put your plants in a cool location (ex- basement, garage or cellar) and water the roots daily. Cover them back up with the plastic so they will not dry out until you can plant them. After planted, water every evening after the sun goes down for 5 days.

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Description

Chicory Plant - Cichorium Intybus. For Sale Affordable, Grower Direct Prices Tennessee Wholesale Nursery

Chicory Plant (Cichorium intybus) is a wildflower native to Europe and parts of Asia. Chicory Plant boasts eye-catching, vibrant blue flowers that are suspended on slender stems. The blooms close during the late afternoon and on cloudy days, reopening once the sun returns. This plant begins to flower during late spring and continues to bloom until early autumn. This wildflower is a perennial and will grace the garden with color year after year. It is easy to start from seed and transplants well, making it simple to add these beauties to various areas of the landscape.

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Maintaining evenly moist soil and regular weeding are essential during the first growing season until a sturdy root system has had time to develop.This flower makes an attractive addition to both rock and wildflower gardens. All parts of the plant are edible, from blooms to roots, making it an ideal choice for herb gardens. Chicory Plant is not only flavorful, but it is used in homeopathic medicine for hundreds of years. Chicory Perennial, also known as Blue Daisy, Blue Dandelion, Horseweed, and even Coffee Weed, is likewise recognized by its botanical name Chichorium incubus. Initially, from the Mediterranean, this plant quickly spread throughout the rest of the world.

Affordable Chicory Plant For Every Landscape Design

It does well in almost any soil. There is hardly any care to keep this plant. They do need some pruning in the Summer.  June through September is when this plant blooms rosette leaves that later turn to little sky blue blooms. The blossoms will open in the morning and close in the evening. The greens from this plant are often sold in Italy to be cooked.

Chicory Plant 

The Chicory Plant, or Chicorium Intybus, belongs to the Asteraceae family and is found through Africa and Europe, as well as the Western tip of Asia. The Chicory Plant is a perennial and usually grows between 2 feet to 4 feet tall depending on its the environment. With a spread of up to 2 feet, the Chicory is known to bloom starting in May and has a flowering season lasting until October. When grown in higher-temperature environments, however, the Chicory may begin flowering as early as mid-March.

 

 Flowers open during the morning and have usually shut by the peak of the mid-day sun, as the Chicory is most well-adapted to fully sunlit areas. These flowers often take on a translucent blue appearance and are also found in varieties of light pink and vanilla-white. Optimal conditions include USDA Growing Zones 3-8, and the plant is best grown with frequently drained soil. 

 

 Also, some species of the Chicory commonly used as a vegetable, with the Radicchio being one such example. Frequently grown to be eaten. The sides of them often grow chicory Root plants throughout the United States since rural farmers have been known to make extensive use of their harvest.