Native Region: Afghanistan to western China
Zone Range: 05-08
Preferred Climate: temperate
Harvest Date: Tuesday 15 October, 2013
Seed count: 50-60
This clump-forming perennial has vine-like dark green basal leaves and produces umbels of 3-7 white flowers in late summer. Height to 3 feet; spread indefinite.
For maximum freshness, please keep seed refrigerated in its original packaging until it is time to plant. Sow seed in containers in a cold frame. Use dry sand to rub hairs off the wooly-coated seeds. Germination may be slow and erratic. Grow in moist, fertile, humusy soil in sun or partial shade.