Best Herbs for Spring

The best herbs to direct-sow in spring


Best Herbs to Direct Sow in Spring: ChivesChives

Regular chives have a delicate onion flavor; garlic chives are milder.

Sow: Grow by seeds, transplants, or divisions, with plants spaced 8 to 12 inches apart. Sow seeds in clumps or set out six-week-old transplants about four weeks before the last spring frost; divide existing clumps every two to four years.

Grow: Likes full sun to part shade.

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