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McKenzie Seed – Endive Full Heart Batavian

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McKenzie Seed – Endive Full Heart Batavian


This escarole type of endive has dark green leaves that are broad, coarse and crumpled in appearance but not curly. Popular as an addition to any salad or may be cooked as greens. Harvest as you would lettuce by cutting them just below the lower leaves. They will withstand a touch of frost but not a hard freeze.



Plant Type: Vegetable

Flavor: Sharp taste

Preparation Ideas: Eat like other greens, either fresh as part of a green salad. Saute or chop and add to soups and stews.

Days to Germination: 10 to 14 days

Days to Maturity: 80 to 85 days

Planting Depth: 1.3 cm (1/2″)

Instructions: Plant in moist, well drained soil, as soon as ground can be worked and danger of frost has passed.

Product Weight: 2 grams