Hamburg Root Parsley
Petroselinum crispum var. tuberosum 'Hamburg Turnip Rooted'

Family: Apiaceae (ay-pee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Petroselinum (pet-roh-sel-EE-num) (Info)
Species: crispum var. tuberosum
Cultivar: Hamburg Turnip Rooted

Category:

Biennials

Vegetables

Herbs

Height:

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:

12-15 in. (30-38 cm)

Hardiness:

Not Applicable

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Time:

Mid Summer

Late Summer/Early Fall

Foliage:

Aromatic

Other details:

This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:

Bag seedheads to capture ripening seed

Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Menifee, California

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Jan 31, 2013, risingcreek from sun city, CA (Zone 9a) wrote:

seeds someone hard to germinate, had best luck refrigerating for 5 days or so, then soaking in warm water for at least 8 hours, then cover very very lightly with soil when planting. best sown in the fall.