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Wild populations of this variety are in danger of extinction.

American Ginseng
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American GinsengSeed

900

Product ID: 900

A woodland plant native to eastern North America.

Ginseng favors well-drained, humus-rich soil on north and east-facing slopes. Grow in 70%+ shade. Harvest roots in fall of 5th or 6th year. Stratified seeds are shipped in September for fall planting. NOTE: Because this item is considered an endangered species, it cannot be shipped outside the US. Avg. 500 seeds/oz. Packet: 50 seeds.

Stratified seeds shipped in September for fall planting

Product Price Qty
900Packet  $3.95 
9001/2 Ounce  $11.90 
9001 Ounce  $19.10 
9001/4 Pound  $56.95 
9001 Pound  $185.25 

Quick Facts

Days to Maturity or Bloom:   5-6 years to root harvest

Plant Cycle:   (P)  

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Shipping Information & Notes

This product cannot be shipped to Canada

This product cannot be shipped outside the United States

SHIPPING NOTE: Stratified seeds are shipped in September for fall planting.
NOTE: Because this item is considered an endangered species, it cannot be shipped outside the US.

Growing Information

Ginseng

DAYS TO GERMINATION: 180+ days

SOWING TIME: Fall

SEEDING METHOD: Direct or Transplant

SUNLIGHT PREFERENCE: Shade

PLANT HEIGHT: 8-16"

PLANT SPACING: 3-6"

HARDINESS ZONES: Zones 4-8


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