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Glycyrrhiza lepidota  (Wild Licorice)

Northeast Pollinator Plants

Glycyrrhiza lepidota (Wild Licorice)

$ 4.89
We ship only to the New England and New York states.  Orders are shipped mid-June through September.  We ship within two weeks of order or by mid-June for orders placed before shipping starts.  Shipping free for any combination of 13+ plants.  Plants are delivered in a biodegradable wood fiber pot, 2.75" diameter by 3.5" deep.  Please email if you prefer to order/pay by check than on-line, see Contact Us below.

Common Name:  Wild Licorice

Attracts:  Bees, Butterflies, Birds and Deer (will eat the leaves, so if deer-proned, maybe avoid)

Use:  Naturalizing

Light:  Part Shade to Full Shade

Hardiness Zone:  4 to 8   USDA Zone Map

Soils:  Moist

Flower Time:  July - August

Flower Color:  Creamy White

Height:  1' -3.5'

Notes:  Glycyrrhiza lepidota (Wild Licorice), is a pea/bean family plant, suitable for part to full shade areas.  It is not the source of licorice candy flavoring, but is super sweet and notoriously raises blood pressure, but great for many wildlife species including our pollinators.

Introduced to parts of the Northeast, native to Midwest, South and West US:  Go Botany North America Distribution Map

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