Chives are used in many dishes to add flavor. Some common uses for chives are to flavor baked potatoes, soups, casseroles, dips and salads. More
Chives are a perennial that grow to a height of about eighteen inches and produce beautiful pink blossoms. This garden plant is considered an herb and grows from bulbs which can be obtained from your local garden shop. Chives are a member of the onion family but, unlike onions, they are not grown for their bulbs.