(Allium tuberosum) Mild garlic-flavored flattened leaves. Beautiful white
star-shaped flower clusters are a pleasant surprise in
late August. Perennial in zones 4-8.
4-6 weeks before last frost
Green Thumb Tip Sow seeds indoors ¼" deep. Transplant outdoors
as soon as soil can be worked in spring. Chives are
also easy to direct seed. Established plants can easily
be divided in both spring and fall. Remove spent
blossoms regularly to prolong blooming.