Lovage growing herbaceous of the genus Levisticum also known as Levisticum officinale, Lovage perennial evergreen plant, can grow in temperate, mediterranean or subtropical climate and growing in hardiness zone 4-10.

Lovage leaves

Leaves lobate with round edge, the leaves flat and grow on stems

Flower color yellow in inflorescence umbel shape, the seeds is also edible and used as spice

Taproot edible white with yellowish peel

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Requirements for Lovage growing and care:

Mulch, at least cool winter

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seedling / Seed

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
No

Difficulties or problems when growing:
?

Planting season:
Spring

Pests and diseases:
Aphids

Pruning season:
All year

How to prune:
Dead leaves

Size of the plant?
1-2 m, 40-80 inches

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing / Medium growing

Water requirement:
Average amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
No

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Yes

Blooming information

Bloom season:
Summer

General information about the flower:
Flower color yellow in inflorescence umbel shape

Pollination is done by:
Bees

Edible leaves

Leaves harvesting season
All year

How to harvest the leaves?
Cut in the base of the leaf next to root

Information about leaves:
Leaves lobate with round edge, the leaves flat and grow on stems

Uses of Lovage leaves:
Salad, eaten raw, cooked, spice, herb

Edible Roots

Information about  Lovage root:
Taproot edible white with yellowish peel

When to pull up Lovage root:
Autumn

Uses of Lovage root:
Cooked

Scientific name:

Levisticum officinale

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