Angelica keiskei (Ashitaba)

Height: 18 inches
Light: Part sun to part shade
Soil: Amended, well-drained soil.
Description: This species of Angelica is an important Asian heirloom herb that has unique properties. Very high in chlorophyll and with yellow sap, it is edible and contains Vitamin B12 and chalcinoids, which are thought to have antibacterial, anti-fungal, anti-tumor and anti-inflammatory properties. Vegans will want to grow this herb! Large, glossy leaves. Produces white floral umbels like other Angelicas. Save seed and regrow from year to year.

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