Quantity 10gr, approx. 4000 seeds
Germination approx. 20 days at 18ºC
Milk Thistle, Cardus marianus, Marian thistle (Silybum marianum)
Milk Thistle is a biennial plant. Its flowers can be eaten closed like artichokes. It is known as a plant with many medicinal qualities but especially for liver ailments. The effects of Milk Thistle are for digestion, anti-toxins and anti-oxidant (capture free radicals). The plants reach about 2m in the garden.