Zanthoxylum schinifolium 2L
Szechuan pepper. Shrub to 3 m (10 ft) high. The peppercorn-like pinkish fruit ‘shells’ around the black seeds are used a spice (peppery and fragrant) – grown commercially in Asia. Any soil in sun or light shade.
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Szechuan pepper. A very aromatic shrub from China and Japan growing 2 m (6 ft) or more high. The leaves can be used as a flavouring, but the main use is the peppercorn-like black seeds, which are used a spice (peppery and fragrant) – grown commercially as a spice crop in Asia. Grows well in any reasonable soil in sun or light shade; hardy to -20ºC.