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Limonium tetragonum is a Biennial up to 0.45 metres tall.
It is harvested from the wild for local use as a food.
E. Asia - Japan, Korea, Manchuria.
Sandy places by the sea, central and southern Japan[
Requires a well drained soil and a sunny position[
Young leaves - cooked[
Seed - sow spring in a greenhouse. When they are large enough to handle, prick the seedlings out into individual pots and plant them out in the summer.