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Tephroseris integrifolia 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, medicine and source of materials.
Europe to E. Asia.
Moist ground in Szechwan, W. China[
Requires a gritty, moisture-retentive but well-drained circumneutral soil and a sunny position[
Plants can be short-lived in cultivation[
Young leaves - cooked[
Parasiticide for skin diseases[
A parasiticide is obtained from the plant, it is effective on the skin and on clothes[
Seed - sow spring in a greenhouse. Only just cover the seed and make sure that the compost does not dry out. Prick out the seedlings into individual pots when they are large enough to handle, over-wintering the young plants in the greenhouse for the first year and then planting them out in late spring[
Division in spring[