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Seed Code : O
Seeds Per Packet : 500
Spacing : 12
When To Plant : Late spring
44 PKTs Available
Chia HCH-8050

PKT

500
Seeds

Yes, real chia seeds

from your garden.

Easy-to-grow tall summer annual with blue flowers that turn to heads full of seeds.

The health benefits are many, with more still being discovered. Chia’s ability to boost endurance and keep you hydrated was the secret of the Native American long-distance runners, Sow in warm soil at your last frost date, or start indoors if your season is short. Butterfly plant

BOTANICAL NAME: Salvia hispanica

GROWING INSTRUCTIONS:

Start seed early; chia needs a long growing season. Requires full sun and regular water. Transplant seedlings 1 foot apart. Roasted and crushed seeds can be mixed with water or chewed to make a gel that is an excellent source of energy; used by Native American runners for endurance. Grows 3 to 5 feet tall with blue flowers.          

One packet will plant 60 sq ft when using 12" spacing in the bed.

GROW BIOINTENSIVE® CULTURAL INFORMATION:  Annual/Spacing 12"

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Bee Friendly








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