Rue, Ruta graveolens, 4in Potted Plant, organic, Heirloom GMO Free, Medicinal Herb
4in Potted Plant
Scientific Name: Ruta graveolens
Rue is an herbaceous plant with many uses, from a simple ornamental plant to a medicinal herb. Sometimes used sparingly for culinary use, even less so now than historically, it is still great to use in the kitchen for a variety of dishes. Rue grows like a low hedge and is often used as such, and has even been used as a deterrent to cats. Rue even has a history for use in witchcraft, and in the Catholic church.
!Can be toxic when taken internally!
Origination: Balkin Peninsula
Recommended Uses: Ornamental, culinary
Height: 24-36 in (60-90 cm)
Hardiness: zones: USDA 4-10
Flower Color: Yellow
Maturity: 100-125 Days
Other Names: Herb of Grace
Rue prefers a location in full sun, but will tolerate part shade. Rue like most herbs like a well-draining soil and even prefers more mesic conditions or poorer conditions.