Levisticum officinale

Lovage (Perennial)

USDA Hardiness Zone 4-8

A tall, upright perennial herb with bright green leaves with a celery-like taste. Leaves are used as an herb or in salad, the roots are used as a vegetable and the seeds as a spice.

Height

36-40 in

Spread

18-24 in

Interesting Notes

The name 'lovage' is from "love-ache".

Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes & Uses
Dried Flowers
Culinary
Fragrant
Cut Flowers
Containers
Exposure
Full Sun
Foliage Color
Green
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Summer
Fall
Spring
Soil Moisture Preference
Well-drained
Moist
Rich
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