Although no specific mention has been found for this plant, at least one member of this genus has a report of toxicity so some caution is advised for this species.
There are no material uses listed for Cnidium japonicum.
There are no medicinal uses listed for Cnidium japonicum.
Seed - we have no details for this species but suggest sowing it as soon as it is ripe in a cold frame. Alternatively, sow stored seed in late winter in a cold frame. When large enough to handle, prick the seedlings out into individual pots and plant them out in the summer.
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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. Judging by the plants native habitat it is likely to require a well-drained light to medium soil in a sunny position. It is also likely to be resistant to maritime exposure.
Problems, pests & diseases
Associations & Interactions
There are no interactions listed for Cnidium japonicum. 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 Cnidium japonicum.
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Material uses & Functions
- Strong wind
- Maritime exposure
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? 1.01.1 Kunkel. G. Plants for Human Consumption. Koeltz Scientific Books ISBN 3874292169 (1984-00-00)
? Ohwi. G. Flora of Japan. (English translation) Smithsonian Institution (1965-00-00)
? www.foj.info Flora of Japan ()