Galium Odoratum Plant. Used to flavour may wine. It is a ground cover perennial (regrows each year) with small white flowers in april to june.
The fragrant bedstraw (galium odoratum). See above for usda hardiness. Galium odoratum is a perennial growing to 0.2 m (0ft 8in) by 0.5 m (1ft 8in) at a medium rate.
Up to 3' (1 m), vinelike.
Sow in autumn, overwinter outdoors, germinates in spring. Sweetscented bedstraw, woodruff and others; It is in flower from may to july, and the seeds ripen from july to august.
It is a ground cover perennial (regrows each year) with small white flowers in april to june.
(19) a deliciously scented ground cover plant which will spread naturally underground, and is well suited to shady or woodland areas. Or mix seed with damp vermiculite, keep warm 3 weeks, put in fridge 6 weeks, then sprinkle mix on compost and put in cool light place. It has many names and has long been popular as a herb and medicinal plant in cooking and medicine:
Stems are square and smooth.
And gallium odoratum (l.) scop. Galium aparine galium mollugo you are here galium odoratum; The fragrant bedstraw (galium odoratum).
Dorling kindersley, london, 424 pp google scholar.
Baser khc, ozek t, kirimer n, deliorman d, ergun f (2004) composition of the essential oils of galium aparine l. Tiny white stars in may. But the spicy herb was used in a large number of products in olden times.
Sweet woodruff, galium odoratum, is a hardy perennial species with a wide native range, including the uk.
These are sold and shipped in plugs so planting is a breeze. It will grow to be about 8 inches tall at maturity, with a spread of 24 inches. Added galium odoratum (woodruff) to your wishlist.