Crithmum maritimum growing herbaceous of the genus Crithmum also known as Sea fennel or rock samphire, Crithmum maritimum perennial evergreen, plant and used for edible leaves, stems and pods and also used as medical plant, but mostly used as ornamental plant and groundcover plant, can grow in mediterranean, subtropical, desert or temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 5-10a.
Leaves edible color green in linear shape.
Crithmum maritimum flower
Flower color green-yellow and in ball shape that create umbel structure.
Crithmum maritimum for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Crithmum maritimum growing and care:
Rich soil, rocky soil, drained soil
Plant / Seed What is the best way to start growing? No Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? Aggressive Difficulties or problems when growing: All year Planting season: Slugs Pests and diseases: All year Pruning season: Dead bloom stems How to prune: 30-50cm, 12-20 inches Size of the plant: Fast growing / Medium growing Growth speed in optimal condition: Small amount of water / Average amount of water Water requirement: Full sun / Half shade (but better in full sun) Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Yes Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Blooming information Spring / Summer Bloom season? Green-yellow flowers in ball shape that create umbel structure General information about the flower: Edible leaves All year Leaves harvesting season: Young leaves in the base of the leaf after the plant establish How to harvest the leaves? Linear leaves Information about leaves: Cooked, paste Uses of Name leaves: Scientific name:
Blooming Seasons Spring flowers Summer flowers Edible Parts Edible leaves Edible Pod Edible Stem / Wood Culinary uses Flower colors Green flower Yellow flower Climate Desert Climate Mediterranean Climate Subtropics Climate Temperate Climate Harvest Season Autumn Harvest Spring Harvest Summer Harvest Winter harvest Ornamental parts Ornamental flower Ornamental leaves Ornamental plant Plant growing speed Average growing plants Fast growing plants Plant life-form Evergreen Herbaceous Perennial plant Plant Uses Edible plants Ground cover plants Medical uses Ornamental plants Planting Season Autumn Planting Spring Planting Summer planting Winter planting Plants sun exposure Full sun Plants Part shade Plants Watering plants Regularly water Small amounts of water Hardiness zone Hardiness zone 10 Hardiness zone 5 Hardiness zone 6 Hardiness zone 7 Hardiness zone 8 Hardiness zone 9