Herb latin name: Echinophora spinosa


Family: Umbelliferae



Edible parts of Echinophora spinosa:

Root. A parsnip flavour. Young leaves - pickled.

Description of the plant:



Plant:
Perennial


Height:
45 cm
(1 foot)

Habitat of the herb:

Maritime sands.

Propagation of Echinophora spinosa:

Seed -

Cultivation of the herb:

Maritime sands.

Medicinal use of Echinophora spinosa:

None known

Known hazards of Echinophora spinosa:

None known

Plant information taken from the Plants For A Future.