- Celery like flavour to soups and stews, but stronger.
- Deep rich moist soil in a sunny to semi-shady position, to 2 m.
- Will grow in sub-tropical regions, however cold winters promote dormancy, which then gives the best growth.
- Loaded with C and B vitamins
- Historical use include: diuretic, antibiotic, sore throat gargles, to relieve mucus congestion and bronchitis, deodorant.
Lovage, Levisticum officinale, 50 mm pot, or 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