Cacalia hastata tanakae
Herb latin name: Cacalia hastata tanakae
Synonyms: Parasenecio hastata tanakae
Edible parts of Cacalia hastata tanakae:Young leaves - raw.
Description of the plant:
Habitat of the herb:Woods in mountains, N. Japan. Wet sandy ground in ravines.
Propagation of Cacalia hastata tanakae:Seed - we have no information on this species but suggest sowing the seed in spring in a cold frame. Surface sow or only just cover the seed and do not allow the compost to dry out. Prick out the seedlings into individual pots when they are large enough to handle and grow them on in light shade until they are large enough to plant out. Division in spring.
Cultivation of the herb:Woods in mountains, N. Japan. Wet sandy ground in ravines.
Medicinal use of Cacalia hastata tanakae:None known
Known hazards of Cacalia hastata tanakae:None known
Plant information taken from the Plants For A Future.