Caraway is perfect in a moonlight garden because of its twinkling white blossoms. It is also known to attract beneficial wasps. The delicious seeds are used for flavoring many dishes.
Biennial. Delicious seeds are used for flavoring many dishes, from desserts to soups. The leaves are used in salads, stews, and sauces. Also medicinal.
- 8-12 hours of Sun
- Sprouts in 10-20 Days
- Ideal Temperature: 60-65 Degrees F
- Seed Depth: 1/4"
- Plant Spacing: 8-10"
- Frost Hardy: Yes
- Carum carvi
Growing Tips: Direct sow in fall or early spring. Seeds are produced the second year; collected when mature but before dry seed-heads shatter. Leaves and carrot-like root also edible.