Chicory salat "Variegata di Chioggia" - Cichorium intybus L.
An early ripe variety, the period from mass shoots to technical ripeness is 80-90 days.
The head of cabbage is round, loose, weighing 300 g. The leaf is large, round, variegated. The color intensity of the leaves increases with decreasing day length.
The consistency of the leaves is crispy. Fresh heads of cabbage, spicy in taste, recommended for making salads, rich in vitamins and minerals that have a positive effect on the formation of red blood cells.
Sowing is carried out at the end of May (earlier sowing leads to stalking). Care consists in loosening, watering, fertilizing. Harvested root crops before the onset of frost.
Eng.: Chicory salat. Suom.: Salaattisikuri. Sven.: Rosensallat.