Angelica, seed

$4.40$24.20 incl. GST

Seed Count: 30 / packet
Germination: moderate difficulty
Botanical Name: Angelica archangelica
Special Note: cold-store seed to maintain viability
Seed Count / Weight: ~200 seed / gram

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Description

Angelica, Angelica archangelica, was used as protection from the plague because of its association with the archangel Michael. A hardy plant with medicinal and culinary uses. Leaves, stems and flowers can be candied like fruit or steamed as a vegetable. Helps to maintain normal kidney function. The leaves are chewed as a breath sweetener. Angelica is indigenous to Syria and prefers moist rich soils in a well drained, protected position with morning sun. Drought and frost resistant. A biennial or perennial plant, growing to 1m x 1m. Flowers in spring and autumn.