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