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Family: Umbelliferae

Above: parsley leaves, Below: herb bed with parsley Use: flavoring, garnish, breath freshner
herb bed with parsley

Plant: biennial ground cover with fragrant leaves to 18"

Parts Used : Leaves and stems

: sunny to part sun location in deep, rich soil. Drought tolerant. Protect from rabbits that eat the leaves and voles that munch the roots. Also attracts swallowtail butterflies. Can grow in deep containers.

Harvest Time
: all growing season; second year plants quickly flower and senesce. Replace yearly.

Storage: dried 2007, Last Updated June 26, 2007