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Perennials: Molospermum peloponnesiacum

Botanical name: Molospermum peloponnesiacum

Common name: Molospermum

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Sprite
created by:
chief cultivator

Mercer island, Wa

at a glance

Soil: damp, neutral, loam
Sun:
  
Zones: 5a thru 8b
Care:
average
Lifespan:
perennial
Category:   
Attributes:

deer resistant, edible

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description for "Perennials: Molospermum peloponnesiacum"

Widely know for its aromatic fern like foliage, Molospermum is a colorful and diverse perennial. Flowers of yellow/white appear in Summer, however the fragrance and usefulness of the leaves and stems make it outstanding. These parts of the plant are used in preparation of many types of liquers. The young leaves can also be eaten in salads. Hardy in zones 5-8. Edited by S. Derr

History:

Native to Southern Europe

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