Udo (Aralia cordata), packet of 20 seeds, organic
Please note: Udo seed from the new crop starts shipping October 2019. All orders prior to that time will be backordered and shipped in season. Please plant seeds immediately on receipt.
Family: Ginseng (Araliaceae)
Hardy to Zones 4 to 10.
(Jiu-yan-du-huo, Japanese Spikenard) Herbaceous perennial to 7 feet, Native to Japan. The new spring shoots are an edible delicacy. Roots used in TCM as a substitute for Ginseng, like Ginseng exerting a tonic and stomachic influence. Plant prefers part shade and rich, moist soils. Sow in fall or early spring and work up in pots. Rare, choice and very desirable.
20 seeds/pkt., Certified Organically Grown