I have grown this lovely perennial for about 7 years, since acquiring it from Great Dixter. It prefers a fertile moist soil but is pretty hardy in my…
Pimpinella genus. There are about 150 species of mostly annuals and perennials with entire or pinnate leaves, the flowers are dainty and star-shaped they are borne in umbrella-like heads. They are followed by small, oval-shaped fruits.
Annuals, Perennials or Biennials
They are very frost hardy and will grow in a sunny protected position. You will need to provide a moist but well-drained, fertile soil. You can propagate from fresh seeds in mid to late spring.
Aphids, slugs and snails.
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