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Heracleum maximum - Cow Parsnip (Seed)

Heracleum maximum - Cow Parsnip (Seed)

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  • Heracleum maximum - Cow Parsnip (Seed)
    • Heracleum maximum - Cow Parsnip (Seed)

    Heracleum maximum - Cow Parsnip (Seed)

    Cow parsnip grows naturally at high elevations with other riparian plants such as Cornus sericea (Dogwood) and Salix (Willow). Clumping foliage grows to about 2-3 feet high, with 5-6 foot tall flower clusters.

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    Plant Characteristics
    Species NameHeracleum maximum
    Common NameCow Parsnip
    Plant TypePerennials
    Height by Width5ft. x 5ft.
    Flower ColorWhite, Cream
    Flowering MonthsApril, May, June, July
    Sun ExposureInland-Part Sun
    Water RequirementHigh
    Soil TypeAny
    Sowing SeasonYear Round
    Sowing Difficulty Level*Easy

    * Sowing difficulty levels:
    • Easy: Sow in-ground or in pots with simple or no pretreatment
    • Moderate: Sow in-ground or in pots with pretreatment; may produce staggered germination
    • Difficult: Sow in pots with pretreatment and stratification; may produce staggered germination
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