Chives are a popular culinary herb used for flavoring many dishes. The plant is also very high in the amount of nectar it produces. In fact, chives produce so much nectar that they are in the top 10 most nectar-producing plants out there.
Chives grow best in cool weather and are very enduring in the cold weather. They are a perennial plant which will hibernate during the winter and endure the frosts and snows of the north quite well. Plants will also thrive in a cool greenhouse or on a kitchen windowsill if you choose to grow them inside your home or business.