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Indivia e Cicoria

The  s mooth   endive   is the " clump"  consists of   a circle of leaves   that crown   the very short   stem,   which   overlap   in growth   and   tightening   in   a heart more or   less compact .
When the plants   are set to the   reproductive stage ,  the stem   extends   in a   flowering stem   up   to a meter ,  and   branched   inflorescences   bearing   head   composed   of 18-20   flowers   bluish .  The fruits   are small   achenes   ( seeds  commercially )  elongated ,  angular , armed with  pappus    ( 1,000  seed   weight   equal to   1.5-1.6   grams).
L   '" Endive  smooth "  is   the most important of   endives , both for  the quality of the   product   either by diffusion   affecting   large areas of   agricultural   land in rotation with   other herbage   open field .  To encourage the   bleaching   of   the heart may   sometimes   the heads   are tied   about 2 weeks   before harvesting .
The cultivation may be with convetional method respecting the Disciplinary of "Produzione di Lotta Integrata "  and   organically method .

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All products are grown in accordance with the Provisions of "Production of Integrated Pest Management" and organically.

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