Crithmum maritimum - Zeekervel (10)

€ 0,45


Blad en peulen worden rauw gebruikt in salades, ingelegd in azijn of gesmoord met boter. Geneeskrachtige plant, gebruikt tegen overgewicht en nierklachten.

Hoogte: 25 cm.

Bloeit: jun-aug

Type: HP

Winterhard in: zones 5-9 (-15 Celsius)

Zaai-instructies: zaai in het najaar en zet zaaisel buiten. Kiem volgt in voorjaar.

Plant-instructies: zanderige (liefst zoutige) grond in volle zon en uit de wind.



Leaves and seed pods are used, leaves used in salads and pickled in vinegar and spices, or often cooked in butter. The plant has a reputation for helping weight loss. Medicinally used for treating obesity and kidney complaints also aids digestion.

Height: 25 cm.

Flowers: jun-aug

Type: HP

Hardy in: zones 5-9 (-15 Celsius)

Sowing instructions: Sow seed in cold frame autumn or spring, lightly cover the seed, grow on in pots and plant out in the summer.

Planting instructions: Prefers a dry well drained soil in full sun sheltered from cold winds, benefits from a salty soil. Habitat grows in rock crevices, rocky shores, shingle beaches.