Ashwagandha, Echinacea angustifolia, Wild Lettuce
Answered by: Inge Poot
Question from: Justin
Posted on: June 2, 1998

I now have ashwagandha and Echinacea angustifolia along with wild lettuce ready to transplant into my garden---what are their optimal conditions for growing?

Ashwagandha likes sun to half-shade and grows in dry, stony soil. Echinacea angustifolia grows in sun and likes fertile, well-drained soil that has lime and clay in it. Wild Lettuce likes sun and grows best in well-drained to dry, alkaline soil.

Back to Growing Herbs | Q & A Index

Copyright © 1997-2022 Otto Richter and Sons Limited. All rights reserved.