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Valeriana officinalis

Common Name(s): Common valerian
Family: Valerianaceae
Growth Habit: Perennial
Growing Days: 180 to 365 (days)
Abs.Max=82° (F)    Opt.Max=75° (F)
Opt.Min=59° (F)    Abs.Min=41° (F)
Precipitation: 24 to 28 (in.)
Winter Minimum:
Soil pH: 5.5 to 7
Soil Texture/Type: Medium, organic
Soil Drainage: Well
Photoperiod Response:
Light Intensity: Clear
Source of valepotriates. Sedative and analgesic.
Rhizoctonia, Powdery Mildew, Rust
Medicinal - , Additive - flavoring
Temperate, subtropical, boreal
Geographical Origin:
Asia Temp, Europe, Naturalized elsewhere
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