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botanical name:
Anthriscus sylvestris 'Ravenswing'
Anthriscus sylvestris 'Ravenswing' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Purple Cow Parsley, Queen Anne's Lace
family:  Apiaceae
characteristics: annual/biennial
height: 1.00m
width: 0.30m
growth rate: fast
growth habit:
leaf colour: purple
flower colour: white
fruit colour: black
stem/bark: bronze
main season: Spring
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, clay soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 10
A form of the common cow parsley with finely divided dark brownish-purple leaves and umbels of tiny white flowers with pinkish bracts, on tall branching stems.
Biennial or short-lived perennial.

Any well drained soil in sun or part shade.
Self seeds prolifically, with a resonable proportion of the seedlings coming true.

By seed.

Most suited to wild garden plantings, meadows or mixing with grasses.

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