toothpick-plant, toothpickweed, bisnaga, khella

umbellifier family Ammi visnaga

Toothpick-plant from St. Gal toothpick-plant, toothpickweed, bisnaga, khella

The large, white-blooming umbel is composed of many small ones, which are arranged in such a dynamic manner, that one may think they are performing a dance. Originally from the African Mediterranean region (Nile Delta) it is nowadays also at home in our region. It is a traditional medicinal plant, but is also popular in floristry for special effects. Blooms from July to August. Height up to 120cm.

Sowing dates: March-April in boxes or directly at sunny or partially shady locations. Plant distance 30x30cm. Loves soil moisture.

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Portion (ca. 50 plants)
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