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Chicory Rose of Venice


Possibly the most beautiful vegetable you can grow, this early season variety looks exactly like a giant pink rose! This old Italian heirloom makes fabulous addition to salads amongst other chicory leaves or caramelised and added to risotto. Guaranteed to wow when this one hits the dinner table.

Average 35 seeds.

In stock

281 in stock

Sowing info

Sow seed 1cm deep and keep moist. Does not need extra heat to germinate. Grow on in individual module trays until planting out after last frost.

Growing info

Chicory is relatively low maintenance once established but will need consistent watering through the hottest months. These plants are perennial and if roots are left in the ground when harvested, will regrow. Extremely frost tolerant, in fact cold weather intensifies the leaf colour.

Sowing Months: April – July
Harvest Months: December – February
Position: Full sun

Delivery to the UK only for all products and gift vouchers.

Standard Delivery
We aim to dispatch within 24 hours of receipt of order, standard delivery takes 2-3 days. During busy periods such as Christmas they may take longer.

Delivery Costs

Seeds up to 20 packs – Royal Mail untracked £2.95
Seeds over 20 packs – Royal Mail Small Parcel Tracked 48 £4.95



Sow Month

April, July, June, May


Chef's Selection, Perennials, Rare Seeds, Unusual Veg

If you would like to return your seeds, you can do so within 14 days of receiving them. All seed packs must be returned fully sealed and in their original packaging and state. When we receive your return, we will issue a refund within 7 working days if the packs are in good order.

Returns postage cost must be paid for yourself.

Unfortunately we cannot accept returns due to germination issues because there are too many variables involved in growing. We carefully monitor our germination rates to offer the highest quality seeds possible to our customers.

Please send returns [with your order number and contact details] to:

She Grows Veg Ltd.
Office 3,
Great Gilberts Farm,
Bluegate Lane,
Capel St Mary,

Please note that gift vouchers are non-refundable.
We very much hope you’re happy with your seed order. If we have made a mistake, please get in touch with us and we are very happy to help. Email – info@shegrowsveg.com.