Arctium lappa for sale – Easy plant to grow with edible roots, leaves and flower head and also grown for the ornamental flowers and for the leaves, planting season in spring to autumn, better to buy plant or another option to start from seeds yet more challenging.
Arctium lappa – information before buying:
Growing information: biennial plant, growing hardiness zone: 3-7, water needed – average to big amount, light conditions – full sun to partial shade, height: 1-2m, 3-6 feet (40-80 inches).
Blooming in the summer to autumn in round shaped flower head that appear in purple color and can be used cooked or raw.
Leaves harvesting in the spring in spear to deltoid shaped leaves that appear in green color and can be used cooked.
Taproots harvesting in the summer to autumn in cone shaped taproots that appear in brown color and can be used as beverage or cooked.
Alternative names: Greater burdock, Gobo, Edible burdock, Lappa, Thorny burr, Burdock