How to Grow Greater Burdock - Arctium lappa

When to plant* iSowing / transplanting
When to harvest* iHarvest period
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Height iAverage height
108 inches (274 cm)
Planting distance iPlanting distance
18 inches (46 cm)
Sowing depth iSowing depth
0.25 inches (0.6 cm)
How to grow Greater burdock
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USDA growing zone rangeiUSDA hardiness growing zones
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Photo by Shihmei Barger 舒詩玫
Common names: Gobō, Edible burdock, Lappa, Beggar's buttons, Thorny burr, Happy major

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