Allium schoenoprasum, common chives, is one of the classic French herbs, popular for cooking or as a garnish. Pretty mauve flowers appear in late spring, which are also edible in salads. Flowers are excellent for cutting, fresh or dried.
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Soil that is always moist can support many specialized plants that would be impossible to grow otherwise. Prepared well, these plants thrive in wet, sticky conditions.