Upright plant with long, narrow bright green leaves. Chicory Imero is rich in minerals, has refreshing, cleansing and diuretic properties and is recommended as a stimulant of stomach and intestine and in case of liver disorders. Also known as Delce Greco. Tags: Color: Green, Size: Long, Season: Spring Fall Winter.
Native to northern Middle East to southern Balkan Peninsula. Naturalized to North America, Europe and Australia. Food and medicinal plant used by Egyptians, Greeks and Romans for the roots and shoots in spring like dandelion. Delicious chicory recipes