Herbs - Sweet Cicely
Herbs - Sweet Cicely (Myrrhis odorata)
A delicious and sweet-smelling perennial with a lighttaste like licorice/anise/fennel. It is an attractive, early-blooming herb with delicate, fern-like foliage,and clusters of tiny white flowers.
Prefers full sun to partial shade. Once established it needs very little care.
The fresh leaves can be chewed, or used in salads (leafy salads or fruit salads). They can also be used added to fruity drinks.
Has been used medicinally as a tea for sore throats and to aid digestion. Is rich in antioxidants, from Vit A and C.
Comes in a compostable pot, hardened off and ready to plant. Grown with organic seed and organic soil.
LOCAL PICK-UP ONLY at Little City Farm- seedlings will be available Sat, May 25 or otherwise by appointment.