Native Region: Europe to eastern Siberia, eastern North America
Zone Range: 3-7
Preferred Climate: temperate
Harvest Date: Sunday 28 July, 2013
Seed count: 30-40
This dioecious perennial has pinnate, fern-like green leaves up to 3 feet long and bears panicles of creamy white flowers in early summer. Height 6 feet; spread 4 feet.
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 in autumn or spring. Grow in moist, fertile soil in full or partial shade, though will tolerate full sun. Will self-seed freely unless deadheaded.