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Loveage

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Loveage

Levisticum ofiicinale

Grow in average, medium moisture, well-drained soil in full sun to part shade. Prefers moist, loamy soil in full sun. Periodic hard cut-back of some stems during the growing season will encourage production of a continuing supply of fresh, new leaves. Easily self-seeds if seeds are not harvested or otherwise removed. Propagate by root division or from seed.  

Growing Conditions

Height 3.00 to 6.00 feet
Light Requirements Full sun part shade
Bloom time May to June
Zone 4 to 8

Additional Info

Potential insect pests include tarnished plant bug, celery worm and leaf miner

Potential disease problems include early blight, late blight and leaf spots

 

All info from Missouri Botanical Garden