Liquorice

Scientific Name: 
Glycyrrhiza glabra
Family Name: 
Fabaceae
Place of Origin: 
Southern Europe and parts of Asia
Plant Description: 
Herbaceous perennial. Flowers are purple to pale whitish-blue. The fruit is a pod in an oblong shape containing several seeds.
Plant Height: 
1m
Plant Use: 
Edible
Beverage
Medicinal
Harvest Period: 
Roots can be harvested once mature 3-4 years after planing
Annual, Biannual or Perennial: 
Perennial
Plant Type: 
Herb
Climate: 
Warm Temperate
Sub-Tropical
Tropical
Deciduous or Evergreen: 
Deciduous

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