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
Rich
Well-drained
Moist
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