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Anthriscus cerefolium

Common Name(s):

Phonetic Spelling
an-THRIS-kus ser-eh-FOL-ee-um
Description

not heat tolerant

Space: 15 in.

Propogation: Sow seeds in early spring (needs light to germinate) and does not transplant well

 

Cultivars:
Tags:
#partial shade#annual#edible#herbs
Cultivars:
Tags:
#partial shade#annual#edible#herbs
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Anthriscus
    Species:
    cerefolium
    Family:
    Apiaceae
    Life Cycle:
    Annual
    Recommended Propagation Strategy:
    Seed
    Edibility:
    Leaves common, but flowers and seeds as well; Use as leaves in salads, soups, sauces, teas, and butters
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Annual
    Edible
    Herb
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Partial Shade (Direct sunlight only part of the day, 2-6 hours)
    Available Space To Plant:
    12 inches-3 feet
  • Fruit:
    Fruit Value To Gardener:
    Edible
  • Flowers:
    Flower Value To Gardener:
    Edible
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Value To Gardener:
    Edible
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No