Use the dried seeds for flavoring breads, the leaves for salads, and the roots as a vegetable (raw or cooked). Used often to flavor cabbage dishes. (Carum carvi)
Medicinal: Highly regarded as a carminative. Also has anti-spasmodic and anti-microbial properties.
Growing instructions: Biennial in zones 3-9. A light dependent germinator. Germination at 70°F - 14 days. Direct sow. Keep 4-6" apart. Full sun. Grows 24" tall.
Packet: 0.40 g - approximately 162 seeds