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Plant Details

Ligusticum canadense

Lovage

Scientific Name:

Ligusticum canadense

Common Name:

Lovage

Plant Family

Apiaceae (Carrot Family)

Native/Alien:

Native

Type:

Perennial

Bloom Color(s):

White

Size in Feet:

6

Light:

Part-sun - shade

Soil Moisture:

Sub-mesic(*)

Bloom Time:

June, July

Bloom Area:

Mountains, Piedmont

Habitat Description:

Moist to dryish, nutrient-rich forests and woodlands, per Weakley.

Notes:

Puts down a good sized tap root.

Plant

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Open Airy Plant

Good for the back of a border

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Young Stem

Will turn green with age

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New Buds

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Umbel

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Bloom close up

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May

Seed Pods

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August

Links:

USDA PLANTS Database Record


Bird-Friendly Native Plants



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