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Parsley Seed 'Italian Giant'

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Image of Parsley Italian Giant
Image of Parsley Italian Giant
Image of Parsley Italian Giant
Image of Parsley Italian Giant

Petroselinum crispum var neapolitanum plain-leaved

A large open, flat green plain leaves with delicious flavour.

  • Hardy biennial.
  • Great for garnish.

Supplied as a packet of approximately 200 seeds.

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Tall variety of parsley with large open green plain leaves.

Freezes well.

A member of the carrot family infact!

  • Hardy-biennial.
  • Reaches 12 - 30" (30 - 80 cm) tall.
  • Flowers in long-stalk like green umbels June - July (if it flowers the leaves become in-edible and the plant will die so simply remove them to prolong the plants life).
  • Likes a rich moist soil in part shade.
  • Aromatic and vigorous.
  • Sow thinly 18" (45 cm) apart in Spring and / or late Summer for a Winter crop.
  • Cover lightly with soil.
  • Germination can take 6 - 7 weeks.
  • Pick leaves regularly.
  • Full of minerals and vitamins.
  • Culinary Uses.
  • Used for soups and stews.
  • Great decoration for the top of almost any dish!
  • Can be added to salad and sandwiches.
  • Can be used in bouquet garni.
  • Medicinal Uses.
  • Can be used to treat urinary infection, kidney stones and water retention problems.
  • Can help menstrual problems.
  • Can aid digestion, and act as a mild laxative.
  • Leaves can be infused and will then act as a tonic for hair, eyes and skin (and said to minimize freckles).
  • Crushed leaves have been used as temporary dressings for open wounds.
  • Can help relieve irritation caused by insect bites.
  • Can alleviate water retention and act as a kidney tonic (and help clear kidney stones)
  • Can help improve circulation, arthritis and rheumatic pain.
  • Can help relieve asthma and ease lung congestion.
  • Can help milk production in Mothers.
  • Has been proved to reduce blood pressure.
  • Contains antioxidants said to help fight cancer.
  • Chewing after meals can help freshen breathe (even from garlic).
  • Other Uses.
  • Was used to decorate tombs.
  • The Romans were said to made garlands from Parsley!
  • If grown by roses can help improve their scent.

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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.Ensure you do not use the wild varieties as some are poisonous. Avoid during pregnancy or if you have kidney disease or an infection.