Garlic Mustard 9cm pots (Alliaria petiolata)

Alliaria petiolata B. A hedgerow plant with white flowers, a food plant for the Orange Tip butterfly larvae. Flowers: April-June. Requires: Semi-shade /hedgerow. Height: 30-90cm.

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Description

Also called Hedge Garlic, Garlic mustard is one of the oldest spices used in Europe. Today, the chopped leaves are used for flavouring in salads and sauces such as pesto, and sometimes the flowers and fruit are included as well. These are best when young, taste of both garlic and mustard.