Chicory

Cichory (Cichorium intybus L.)

Chicory is grown for the production of inulin and fructose. Root yield, inulin content and inulin chain length determine their economic value.

Cultivar Bolting
resistance
Root
yield
Inulin
content
Inulin
chain length
Inulin
yield
Variety list
Hera √√ √√ B, NL
Melci √√√√√ √√ B, NL
Belcanto √√√ √√ √√ NL
Crescendo √√√ B, NL, F
Echo √√ √√√ √√√√ √√ NL
Continuo √√√ √√ √√ √√√ √√ B
Enigme √√√ √√ √√ √√√ √√ B
Canzona √√√ √√ √√√ √√√√ √√√ B
Diesis √√√√ √√√ √√ B
Dolce √√√ √√ √√√ √√√√ √√ NL
Cadence √√√ √√√ √√ √√ B, F
Zingaro √√√ √√ √√ √√√ √√ B