gmo
  Back to Herbs    

Celery Leaf

Apium graveolens secalinum
This leafy herb could be mistaken for flat leaf parsley, but the pungent flavor is quite different.   The finely cut dark green leaves have a strong peppery flavor that complements soups, stews and salad as well as making a garnish with a kick. Celery Leaf’s concentrated flavor can be substituted for celery in cooked dishes, a few sprigs can replace one large celery stalk.  Stalks can be dried by hanging upside down in a ventilated area and stored whole or crumbled. This cut and come again plant is perfect for containers or addition to an herb garden border. 

Full Sun
Height 8-12"
80-85 Days Average to Harvest

 
     
All Text and Descriptions Property and Copyright © of Heartland Design Associates