The quick and convenient step by step guide to growing your Chicory Seeds!
Chicory is tough and can be planted when frost is still around in spring. Chicory is a cool weather crop and grows best at temperatures of 55–75°F.
Growing Your Chicory From Seed In 5 Steps
# 1 | Direct sow your chicory seeds when temperatures are between 45–85°F with the highest germination at 75°F.
# 2 | Sow your chicory seeds 1″ apart, rows 12–18″ apart. Cover seed lightly, about 1/8″, and tap soil down gently.
# 3 | Keep soil uniformly moist during germination and until plants grow true leaves. Germination should happen in 10-15 days.