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Chicory Select Harvest™ Brand - Cichorium intybus

Chicory Seed

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4,792 Sq Ft. - 6,970 Sq Ft.
.11 acres - .16 acres
1 ACRE = 43,560 SQ FT

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Select Harvest™ Brand Chicory is a drought tolerant and mineral rich perennial taproot herb. It produces abundant high protein leafy forage throughout the summer. It is used in wildlife mixtures as a food for deer, grouse and turkeys. It is also used agriculturally for beef and sheep pastures.

Non-GMO Seed

Supported Species Cattle, deer, goats, sheep, upland birds, and wild turkey.
Northern Zone Planting Dates

March 1 - May 31;

July 15 - August 31

Transitional Zone Planting Dates

February 15 - May 15;

August 1 - September 15

Southern Zone Planting Dates

February 1 - April 30;

August 15 - September 30

Maturity 60 - 70 days
Height When Mature 18 - 24 inches
When to Plant Best planted during cool moist weather. Planting can occur during spring going into warmer weather or fall going into cooler weather. At least one month of moisture is needed to get plants started.
Planting Depth 1/4 inch
Amount of Sunlight Full
Soil Type All
Soil pH 6.0+
Fertilizer Fertilize to recommendations given from soil test results.
Protein 18-22% protein
Nutrition High mineral content, digestible fiber
Primary Usage Forage for pasture and wildlife. Best when used in a mix.
How to Plant Can be installed with a drill, no-till drill, hand seeder or broadcast spreader. Seeds need to be covered with soil and pressed or packed to ensure seed to soil contact. See 'How To' tab for more details.


Seeding Rate: 6 - 9 lbs. / acre along OR 2 - 3 lbs. / acre mixed