(Azorella selago)

Common Name Latin Name Plant Family
Azorella selago
Umbelliferae

None known

  • Medicinal Use

    None known

  • Edible Use

    Root – raw or cooked[69].

  • Cautionary Notes

    None known

Cultivation & Habitat

Seed – we have no details for this species but suggest sowing the seed in late winter in a cold frame. Grow on for at least the first winter in a greenhouse or frame and plant out in late spring. Division.
We have very little information on this species and do not know if it will be hardy in Britain, though judging by its native range it should succeed outdoors in many parts of this country. Plants form dense cushions up to 1m in diameter[69]. The following notes are based on the general needs of the genus. Requires a position in full sun in a well-drained gritty soil[200].
Southern S. America – Chile, Falkland Islands.

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