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Often overlooked this is a very versatile herb that can be used in:
Supplied as a pot grown plant grown in a 7cm pot.Available from approximately late June 2013.
This is a most worthwhile and versatile ancient herb. It is a member of the carrot family!
Also known as Garden Angelica, Holy Ghost, Wild Celery or Norwegian angelica.
Young shoots can be added to salads, the stems and roots can be used as a vegetable and the seeds in pastries.
The stems can also be pealed, cut into small slices, steamed and thereafter crystallised for cake decoration, sweet meats and to include chopped in home made ice cream and cakes!
The roots and stems smell strongly of gin no surprise as this is one of the 'botanicals' used in the flavouring of gin and vermouths.
The crushed leaves are said to reduce travel sickness whilst a tea made from it is purported to improve lost appetites. Additionally, if stewed and added to bath water it said to relieve rheumatism and aching muscles.
As with all alternative medicines and plants with purported medicinal benefits it is important to inform your health care providers that you are using them; this helps to ensure safe and coordinated care. We can accept no liability for any side effect or contingency from any allergy or any other cause or harm that may arise. If in doubt please do consult a medical practitioner before using.
Pollinator Friendly Plants
A detailed guide to the seeds and plants Victoriana Nurseries sell that will attract and provide a food source to bees and other beneficial pollinating insects.