Glycyrrhiza glabra, Liquorice


Widely used perennial herb with pinnately compound leaves and pale purple flowers.
The root of liquorice has been used culinarily and medicinally for thousands of years.
Today extract from liquorice root is used to flavour candies and sweets around the world.
The dried roots of 3-4 year old plants can be chewed as a healthy sweet treat or it can be used for tea.
Native to the Mediterranean area...





Height: 1.5m.

Seeds per pkt. (approx.): 25 seeds.