Angel Hair Chicory
Angel Hair chicory is an attractive, decorative variety of the edible herb that most of us only know as an additive to coffee. It is believed to have powerful medicinal properties and has several culinary applications.
Plants are known to exceed 1m in height
The lovely young moss curled leaves and flowers are great in salads. The more mature leaves make an excellent spinach like substitute. The roots, dried, roasted and then ground to make a coffee like beverage is believed to have a positive effect on the liver and gall bladder. Flower buds are pickled and eaten as an unusual but tasty snack..
Approximately 100 seeds
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