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.
Out of stock (A selection of warm-weather plants will be available June 2022. All other trees and perennials will be orderable from late July, for autumn/winter delivery)
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 pinkish ‘shells’ around the 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.