Astragalus (Astragalus membranaceus) seeds, organic

$2.95$38.10

Family: Legume (Fabaceae)

Hardy to Zones 4 to 10 (mulch heavily in colder zones)

(Astragalus membranaceus = Astragalus propinquus, the Chinese herb Huang-qi)  Herbaceous perennial native to China. Traditional usage (TCM): increase vital energy and protect against illness. Plants get quite large, flowering to 6 feet, with yellow flowers giving way to pea-like follicles.  Plant is a sturdy survivor, and prefers full sun, average soil, and good drainage.  Scarify seed lightly and soak overnight in mycoblast tea or kelp tea, which encourages n-fixing nodulation.  Direct seed in early spring.  Germ in 3 to 10 days.  Thin to 6 inches apart. Plants flower yellow-white to 6 feet tall.

Packet contains 50 Seeds
1 g contains ~250 seeds
5 g contains ~1,250 seeds
10 g contains ~2,500 seeds

Certified Organically Grown

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    Rene Andalon Aguilar

    Rene Andalon Aguilar

    It is a seed that has high properties to strengthen the immune system

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    • Erin

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      Any chance astragalus can be grown in a pot?

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    • Richo Cech

      Richo Cech

      It can, but the more room there is for the taproot the more medicine you get.

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