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Dittander (Lepidium latifolium)

Dittander – Lepidium latifolium is an old native herb of damp, coastal soils. Once a treatment for leprosy and a hot condiment before the introduction of Horseradish. All parts of the...

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Pot Size: Large (1.5 or 2 Litre pot)

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Pot Size: Small (10cm pot)

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Height: 2 - 3 feet
Aspect: Full sun or semi shade
Soil Type: Prefers damp soil
Uses: Culinary and Medicinal
Care: Cut back occasionally to promote fresh young leaves
Usually available: All year
Pot size supplied: Grown in a 10 cm (4 inch) pot
Hardiness: LEVEL 1 - see 'Description' tab below
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Product Description

This plant is grown in a 4″ (10cm) pot. It is ready to be placed (weather permitting) into it’s final position. You will receive an instruction label which gives you further cultural instructions.

Note: If the Plant is in season but not in stock it may be available in small quantities. please contact us for stock. Read more on availability here

This plant is LEVEL 1 – Fully hardy UK wide

These levels are determined by Norfolk Herbs and are to be used simply as a guide. Our levels go from 1 (fully hardy) to 6 (requires a heated environment over winter).

Additional information

Weight0.5 kg

2 – 3 Foot

Life Cycle



Whites and Creams

Ideal for Bee & Butterfly




Planting Position

Full Sun, Semi-Shade

Herbs for Tea


Ideal for Tubs & Containers


Culinary Herbs

Garnish, Red Meat & Game, Sauces, Oils and Vinegars, Soups


No Scent

Herb Group




Pot Size

Large (1.5 or 2 Litre pot), Small (10cm pot)


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