Allium schoenoprasum 'Cha Cha' PBR

Cha Cha Chives

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Cha Cha Chives

Allium schoenoprasum 'Cha Cha' PBR

A funny chive. Instead of real flowers, mini green leaves grow in the flower heads. Use in the kitchen, just like ordinary chives.

flowering : 5-7 lavender
height : 10-20 cm
where to plant : full sun ⋄ sunny ⋄ morning sun ⋄ evening sun ⋄


where to plant Allium schoenoprasum 'Cha Cha'

  • height: 10-20 cm
  • flowering: May - July
  • color: lavender
  • leaf color: green
  • scent: fragrant leaf / aromatic
  • habit: ascending
  • growth: medium
  • level: easy
  • light: full sun sunny morning sun evening sun
  • moisture: very dry dry average moist
  • soil texture: pervious light normal
  • organic matter: normal
  • winter zone: 5 [-25°C]
  • density: 9 - 15

Allium schoenoprasum 'Cha Cha' in the garden

  • wildlife: for bees
  • Suggested planting locations and garden types: roof garden intensive permaculture scree gravel garden troughs roof garden dry bed rockgarden wild garden small garden along path slope pot planters border
  • use: cutflower kitchen

botanical information about Allium schoenoprasum 'Cha Cha'

  • Botanical name: Allium schoenoprasum 'Cha Cha'
  • Genus: Allium
  • Family: Liliaceae
  • Other names: Cha Cha bieslook - Cha Cha Chives
  • Breeder: Burpee - 2012
  • origin: hybrid
  • license: PBR