Conopodium majus Pignut / Earthnut
30 seeds per packet. Fresh wild seed collected from the nursery meadow and orchard. Native UK perennial of grasslands from the Umbellifer family. Finely cut leaves and small umbels of white flowers in April to June followed by attractive, red developing seeds. The plant is not only a beneficial plant for insects but is also popular amongst foragers - its underground tuber which resembles a chestnut has a nutty, sweet taste. Sun to part shade in a moist soil. Cold germinator.