Tender young shoots - cooked
. They are produced in spring and in autumn
The old plant is used as firewood
Carminative, deobstruent, febrifuge
Seed - sow spring in the greenhouse. The seed usually germinates in 2 - 8 weeks at 15°c
. When large enough to handle, prick the seedlings out into individual pots and grow them on in the greenhouse for at least their first winter, planting them out into their permanent positions in late spring or early summer, after the last expected frosts.
Division might be possible in the spring.
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We have very little information on this species and do not know if it will be hardy in Britain, though judging by its native range it should succeed outdoors in many parts of this country. The following notes are based on the general needs of the genus.
Succeeds in most soils if they are well drained
Problems, pests & diseases
Associations & Interactions
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Polycultures & Guilds
There are no polycultures listed which include Bupleurum octoradiatum.
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