Heracleum maximum

COW PARSNIP

$49.50 /lb

TYPE:

Perennial flower

HEIGHT:

3 to 8 feet

HABITAT:

Wet areas, roadsides

WETLAND STATUS:

FAC

SEEDING RATE:

1 - 2 lbs per acre with approximately 47,569 seeds per lb

This giant flower is a member of the carrot family. It has a high fire tolerance and is a good source of pollen for bees and insects. Also a good forage species for larger animals. It grows best in moist areas.

Planting Instructions: Use general ground prep method (click here).

Plant 1-2 lbs to the acre in the fall at 1/4 inch deep.