Bistort (Polygonum bistorta), packet of 30 seeds
Family: Buckwheat (Polygonaceae)
Hardy to Zones 4 to 7
Herbaceous perennial native to Europe and Asia. The plant makes a low mound that gives rise in the spring to many upright pink flowers. The young leaves are edible. Traditional usage (TWM): astringent, oral ulcerations, dysentary. Plant prefers part shade to sun and really enjoys moist, even soggy, soil. Sow seed in cool soils of early spring. Space plants to 1 to 2 feet apart.
30 seeds/pkt., Open Pollinated, Untreated, NO GMO’s