Levisticum officinale

Tracheophyta MagnoliopsidaApiaceaeLevisticumLevisticum officinale

Ecology

A clump-forming perennial herb, much grown as a culinary herb and found naturalised on rough ground and by walls and paths. It also occurs as a relic of cultivation. Lowland.

Status

Neophyte

World Distribution

Native of Iran and Afghanistan; widely naturalised in Europe, N. America and elsewhere through its use as a herb.

JNCC Designations

NHMSYS0000460315