Gardening

Giant hogweed


Last name : Heraclum mantegazzianum
Family : Apiaceae
Type : Perennial

Height
: 100 to 200 cm
Exposure : Sunny and partial shade
Ground : Ordinary, heather land

Flowering : July August

Planting giant hogweed

Giant hogweed is recommended to be planted in the spring, but you can also plant it the rest of the year outside of hot weather or heatwaves.
Mix your soil with heather soil to acidify your soil.

Giant hogweed size

Remove stems from faded flowers as you go, this stimulates the appearance of new flowers.

Giant hogweed comments

To be used in beds or at the edge of the water, this perennial can reach in some cases a height of 3 meters and requires a lot of water when it is hot.

Smart tip about giant hogweed

Be careful when handling it, as it can cause allergies.

Video: Genesis - The Return of the Giant Hogweed Official Audio (October 2020).