Valeriana officinalis – Valerian
A hardy herbaceous perennial growing 1m high or more, sometimes forming colonies. The young leaves and flowering stems are edible, but better known as a medicinal plant long used in herbal medicine.
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Valerian. European perennial growing 1.5 m (5 ft) high when flowering, liking sun or part shade and most soils. A well-known and frequently used medicinal plant, sometimes commercially cultivated. Makes a good liquid plant feed and compost activator. Watch out for cats who love to roll on the plant! Hardy to -20°C.