Chervil, Common Seeds


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Common Chervil is an annual herb. It is sometimes referred to as French parsley or garden chervil. It is a delicate plant with curled leaves and a flavor similar to that of parsley.  Most often grown and harvested as micro greens.

How to Grow Common Chervil

  • Latin Name: Anthriscus cerefolium
  • Annual
  • Days to Maturity: 25- 30
  • Hardiness Zone: 3- 11
  • Soil: Ph 6.5- 7.0
  • Temperature: <75 degrees
  • Light Preference: Indoors with ample lighting
  • Planting:
    • Depth: Cover lightly with soil
    • Plant Space: 1/8"
  • Pests/disease: Often prone to disorders related to poor air circulation
  • Seed Count:
    • 1 oz - Approximately 12,000 Seeds
    • 4 oz - Approximately 48,000 Seeds
    • 1 lb - Approximately 192,000 Seeds

Chervil requires even watering and the soil must not be allowed to dry out. These delicate plants grow best in a greenhouse or other sheltered area. Generally planted in shallow trays or on flats. Sprinkle the seed over the soil so that they are approximately 1/8" apart. Firmly press the seeds into the soil and cover lightly with a sowing mix or vermiculite.