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  • Small, green shrub that is grown as an annual in zones 4-8.  Roots used for their adaptogenic properties in herbal medicine. 

    110 days to maturity


    Growing Information

    Start indoors in blocks or pots 8-10 weeks before last frost. Needs warm temperatures to germinate (best around 21 degrees celsius). Can take up to 4 weeks to germinate. Sow shallowly on potting soil. Transplant after all danger of frost has passed and soils have warmed at 8-12" spacing. Frost sensitive. Roots harvested late fall.