Herb latin name: Orobanche grayana

Family: Orobanchaceae (Broom-rape Family)

Medicinal use of Orobanche grayana:

The plant is laxative and sedative.

Description of the plant:


Habitat of the herb:

Meadows and open slopes.

Edible parts of Orobanche grayana:

The whole plant is edible, raw or cooked.

Propagation of the herb:

Seed - we have no information on this species but suggest sowing the seed in a greenhouse in a pot containing a host plant. The seed is probably best sown as soon as it is ripe if this is possible. It might also be possible to sow the seed in situ around a host plant.

Cultivation of Orobanche grayana:

Meadows and open slopes.

Known hazards of Orobanche grayana:

None known

Plant information taken from the Plants For A Future.