Young leaves and stems - cooked
. A crunchy tender texture
with a salty flavour.
There are no material uses listed for Salsola asparagoides.
There are no medicinal uses listed for Salsola asparagoides.
Seed - sow spring in situ. The seed has a short viability and should be stored cool over the winter
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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.
Requires a very sunny position in a light or medium well-drained soil, it tolerates salty soils, occasional inundation by salt water and maritime exposure. Succeeds in poor soils and grows more vigorously on alkaline soils
Problems, pests & diseases
Associations & Interactions
There are no interactions listed for Salsola asparagoides. 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 Salsola asparagoides.
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Material uses & Functions
- Strong wind
- Maritime exposure
Native Climate Zones
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Native Geographical Range
Root Zone Tendancy
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