Our Lady’s Bedstraw (Galium verum), packet of 100 seeds, Organic
Family: Madder (Rubiaceae)
Hardy to Zones 3 to 7
Herbaceous perennial. Native to the british Isles, Europe, Asia and Mesopotamia. Trailing plant with starlike, creamy flowers to 1 to 3 feet tall. Does well in poor soils, sun or part shade. Plant used as a clean and aromatic stuffing for pillows and mattresses, a curdling and coloring agent in cheesemaking. Traditional usage (TWM): lymphatic and urinary tonic. Red dye plant. Sow in fall or spring. Barely cover, tamp securely and keep evenly moist until germination, which takes 2 to 3 weeks. Space 6 inches apart.
100 seeds per packet, Certified Organically Grown