Radicchio Rossa Di Verona (Gusto Italia) - McKenzie Seeds

Regular price $2.19
4 in stock

Radicchio Rossa Di Verona

  • Cichorium intybus
  • Crunchy with tangy bitterness
  • Days to Harvest: 85 days
  • Use for salads for cooking

A member of the Endive family that is also known as Italian chicory. A leaf vegetable that produces deep red leaves that form into a tight compact head. The leaves have a bitter spicy flavor that mellows when roasted or grilled in olive oil, and served hot with balsamic vinegar. Cooking removes the bitterness and brings out the sweet flavor.

Planting Instructions: Sow seed directly in soil as soon as the ground can be worked.

Preparation Ideas: Use for salads for cooking.

2 grams / approximately 1700-1750 seeds