Herb latin name: Aster glehnii
Edible parts of Aster glehnii:Young leaves - boiled.
Description of the plant:
Habitat of the herb:Grassy places in N. Japan. Grasslands and forest edges.
Propagation of Aster glehnii:Seed - surface sow in spring in a cold frame. Do not allow the compost to become dry. Pre-chilling the seed for two weeks can improve germination rates. Germination usually takes place within 2 weeks at 20°C. When large enough to handle, prick the seedlings out into individual pots and plant them out in the summer. Division in spring or autumn.
Cultivation of the herb:Grassy places in N. Japan. Grasslands and forest edges.
Medicinal use of Aster glehnii:None known
Known hazards of Aster glehnii:None known
Plant information taken from the Plants For A Future.