Valerianella locusta

Scientific name: Valerianella locusta

Common name: Corn Salad

Aliases: Common cornsalad, doucette, feldsalat, fetticus, field salad, lamb's lettuce, mâche, nut lettuce, raiponce, rapunzel

Attributes

Attribute Range
Edible Leaf
Habit Shrub
Native No
Sun tolerance Full sun

Size

Height x width: 20cm x 10cm

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Leaves

Notes

Notes
» A fast-maturing, sharp-flavoured annual herb that grows year round
» The edible leaves make a fine addition to Winter salads
» Harvest young leaves as required or use whole plants while still young
» Grow in a sunny to partly shaded position in moist, well drained soil
» Provide reqular water
» Supplier: Botanical Creations
» Status: Defunct

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