siberian ginseng

jennifer1(z6 MO)January 3, 2013

has anyone ever tried to grow Eleuthero (Siberian Ginseng)? Not having much success in finding seeds or info in growing in the Midwest. thank you!

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fatamorgana2121(Zone 5/6)

Both Horizon Herbs and Richters have the seeds. The seeds require 2 years to germinate. I haven't tried this one.


    Bookmark   January 4, 2013 at 7:48AM
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CA Kate

Im not familiar with this particular type of ginger but Have you tried buying a piece of root? It would get you started faster.

    Bookmark   January 7, 2013 at 3:38PM
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I've got a Siberian Ginseng (Eleuterococcus)that is 8-9 years old. I got a small plant from Horizon Herbs. It is now 6-7 feet tall. I am in the mountains of NY state, zone 5. It does quite well here.

    Bookmark   January 9, 2013 at 5:47AM
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