Sweet Cicely

Sweet Cicely

Sweet Cicely

imageLatin name: Myrrhis odorata

Variety:

Location: apple guild

Origin:

Description:

  • 2-6 feet tall.
  • Orchard companion; habitat for lacewings and parasitoid wasps. Nectar for adult syrphid fly
  • Self sows, vigorous multiplier
  • Must be pruned to retain bush growth and berry size
  • Prefers full sun but grows well in dappled shade under tree canopies
  • Prefers rich moist soil

Maintenance: planted 4/15/15

Preparation: planted 2014

Zone: 3

 

Sources: FedCo http://culinaryherbguide.com/growing/growingsweetcicely.htm http://www.fedcoseeds.com/trees/search?item=693&listname=Myrrhis

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