- Perennial, 90–150 cm, sun or shade, moist.
- Lung diseases, asthma, whooping cough,
- Stomach, nausea, diarrhea
- cleanses toxins from the body, stimulating the immune and digestive systems
- Bitter leaves can be used as potherb, roots candied, contain inulin.
Elecampane, Inula helenium, bare rooted
Height + Width:
Frost Hardiness: Hardy in Katoomba
Country of Origin: Eastern Cape of South Africa
Common names: African Dream Root, Undlela Ziimhlophe (White Ways/Paths), Ubulawu