(52-83 days) Also known as Chicory Greens. This is not a true dandelion, but the leaves are similar with narrower stems. ‘Catalogna Emerald’ chicory has a tangy, slightly bitter, yet delicate asparagus-like flavor . Harvest as baby greens for salad. Frequently sautéed or used in egg dishes or for juicing. Plants prefer cooler weather. High in anti-oxidants, extremely high in vitamin A and rich in vitamin C, calcium and iron.