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Endive Cichorium endivia Commodity Summary
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Approved Name: Endive 
Scientific Name(s): Cichorium endivia 
Common Name(s): achicoria, andijvie, chicon, chicorée endive, chicória, endive, endivia, endivie, escarola, escarola crespa, escarole 
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Related to/ Includes:  
  • The green leaves of this plant for use as a salad.
  • There are two forms - one having deeply lobed leaves bordered with a fringe and the other with much curled but entire leaves. 
Season Information: No Seasonal Information available
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