There are no edible uses listed for Ferula marmarica.
A gum, 'Ammoniac of Cyrenaica' is obtained from the plant
. No more details are given but it is likely to be obtained from incisions made in the root[K].
There are no medicinal uses listed for Ferula marmarica.
Seed - best sown as soon as the seed is ripe in a greenhouse in autumn
. Otherwise sow in April in a greenhouse. Prick out the seedlings into individual pots as soon as they are large enough to handle. Plant them out into their permanent positions whilst still small because the plants dislike root disturbance
. Give the plants a protective mulch for at least their first winter outdoors.
Division in autumn. This may be inadvisable due to the plants dislike of root disturbance.
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We have almost no information on this species and do not know if it will be hardy in this country. Other members of the genus succeeds in most soils according to one report
whilst other reports say that they require a deep fertile soil in a sunny position
Plants have a long taproot and are intolerant of root disturbance
. They should be planted into their final positions as soon as possible.
Problems, pests & diseases
Associations & Interactions
There are no interactions listed for Ferula marmarica. Do you know of an interaction that should be listed here? edit this page to add it.
Polycultures & Guilds
There are no polycultures listed which include Ferula marmarica.
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