Can you eat chives after they flower?
The chive plant will flower in late spring or early summer. The flowers are edible and taste best just after they have opened—they should look full and bright.
What do chive coins do?
BFM Challenge Coins are a way to show off your Chive Membership. Admission to theCHIVE HQ for happy hour and free drinks every FIRST Friday of the month.
How do you get verified on the chive?
How do I become a verified Chivette if Im not already? You can email iChivette@thechive.com and request to be verified. Because iCHIVE is really more guidelines than rules we dont guarantee everybody will be verified.
Can I use chives instead of onions?
Chives are the smallest member of the onion family and have a delicate flavor. They can be used as a substitute in any recipe that calls for chopped green onions and will produce a somewhat milder flavor.