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chicory (Cichorium intybus) is 30 to 140
centimetres tall. From July to October this plant species flowers. Each
flower head is about two to four centimetres in diameter. Most flowers are
bright blue, in some cases they're white or a bit pink. Many birds like to
eat half-ripe seeds of the chicory. But first they have to get used to this
food from nature. You can find half-ripe seeds from July to October. The
leaves are bitter and therefore most birds don't like to eat them.
Importance in naturopathy
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