Nira chives have wide, flat leaves that are easy to harvest. The leaves have a mild garlic flavor that goes well anywhere you like garlic—eggs, cream cheese, salsa, in stir-fry dishes, and on salads.
- full sun (six to eight hours) to partial shade
- 6.0 to 7.0
- 4 to 9
- thin to 2 to 8 inches apart
- space rows 18 inches
- 1 inch per week or less
- prefers well-drained soil rich in organic matter
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