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Laserpitium siler is a perennial plant that can grow up to 1.00 metres tall.
It is harvested from the wild for local use as a food and medicine
C. and S. Europe.
Woods and rocky places in mountains[
An easily satisfied plant, it succeeds in ordinary garden soil[
The roots and seeds are used as a condiment[
Seed - sow spring in a cold frame. When they are large enough to handle, prick the seedlings out into individual pots and grow them on in the greenhouse for their first winter. Plant them out into their permanent positions in late spring or early summer, after the last expected frosts.
Division in the spring.