Motherwort

Motherwort (Leonurus cardiaca) is an easy to grow mint family perennial that makes a great addition to any herbal tea garden. Leaf infusions have been used in European and Chinese herbalism. The plant can be grown in full sun or part shade and attracts beneficial insects, especially bumble bees.



60 days from seed to moderate leaf harvests. Perennial.

Seeds are certified organic.

Size: Packet: 100 seeds (0.1 gram), OG

Motherwort (Leonurus cardiaca) is an easy to grow mint family perennial that makes a great addition to any herbal tea garden. Leaf infusions have been used in European and Chinese herbalism. The plant can be grown in full sun or part shade and attracts beneficial insects, especially bumble bees.

60 days from seed to moderate leaf harvests. Perennial.
Seeds are certified organic.

Common Name:
Motherwort
Scientific Name:
Leonurus cardiaca
Description:
An easy to grow mint family perennial that makes a great addition to any herbal tea garden.
Plant Lifespan:
Perennial
Cold Hardiness:
Zone 9b (25 to 30)
Light Requirements:
Full Sun (min. 6 hours a day)
Seed In:
Spring
Seeding Depth:
1/16 in.
Days to Sprout:
7-21
Optimal Soil Temperature (F):
65-75
Plant Spacing:
18-36 in.
Average Days from Seed to Harvest:
60-80

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