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Heldreichia rotundifolia is a perennial plant that can grow up to 0.30 metres tall.
It is harvested from the wild for local use as a food.
W. Asia - Turkey.
Screes and rocky slopes, 2000 - 2900 metres in Turkey[
We have virtually no information on this species and do not know if it will be hardy in this country.
Leaves - raw. Eaten like cress[
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 at least their first winter. Plant them out into their permanent positions in late spring or early summer, after the last expected frosts.