Type of soil: Rich, moist to dry.
Sowing time: February to May.
Harvest time: April to October.
Site: Partial shade to full sun.
Sow direct in the ground: Sow the seeds at regular intervals in furrows that are 1 to 2cm deep. Cover with fine soil, firm down and water.
Care: Water regularly but moderately. Cut the chives at ground level as required.