Don't you think the chive looks funny, with its dishevelled sprigs? In fact, all it needs is a good bowlful from time to time to deliver its characteristic flavour, somewhere between garlic and spring onion.
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Your plant will be weak at first. Harvesting as you go along allows it to thicken. Prune the plant regularly, leaving a 10 cm base.