Herb latin name: Cichorium spinosum
Edible parts of Cichorium spinosum:Leaves - boiled.
Description of the plant:
Habitat of the herb:Seashores in Greece.
Propagation of Cichorium spinosum:Seed - sow spring in a cold frame. When they are large enough to handle, prick the seedlings out into individual pots and grow them on in a greenhouse for at least their first winter. Plant them out into their permanent positions in late spring or early summer, after the last expected frosts.
Cultivation of the herb:Seashores in Greece.
Medicinal use of Cichorium spinosum:None known
Known hazards of Cichorium spinosum:None known
Plant information taken from the Plants For A Future.