Hestehov

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Ма́ть-и-ма́чеха (лат. Tussilágo) Spring is comming to the garden and the Hestehov - Coltsfoot (Tussilago Farfara), turns up.

Coltsfoot (Tussilago farfara)

Rather unusual in that the leaves are hardly in evidence when the flower emerges. It is fuelled by last years growth stored in the root.

Kevätseuranta 2014 | Ikkuna Suomen Luontoon

Kevätseuranta 2017

Ма́ть-и-ма́чеха (лат. In honey it is said to be beneficial against sore throat and coughing, but some studies suggest a cancerogenous effect. In doubt, leave it be.

Ма́ть-и-ма́чеха (лат. Tussilágo) Spring is comming to the garden and the Hestehov - Coltsfoot (Tussilago Farfara), turns up.

Coltsfoot (Tussilago farfara)

Rather unusual in that the leaves are hardly in evidence when the flower emerges. It is fuelled by last years growth stored in the root.

april kommer våren til Oppland

8. april kommer våren til Oppland

I Oppland har vi fått en liten smak av våren allerede. Flere dager med varm sol, smeltevann i veiene og temperaturer som fikk noen…

Hestehov eller leirfivel (Tussilago farfara, dansk: følfod, svensk: hästhov) er en gul vårblomst i kurvplantefamilien. Hestehoven blir 5–20 cm høy, vokser på næringsrik jord og blomstrer i mars til mai. Planten vokser i Europa, Nord- og Vest- Asia, Nord-Afrika, USA og Canada

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Enfin des fleurs dans les prés

Tussilage (Tussilago farfara)

the very first flower.

Sweet

Tussilago farfara Coltsfoot (perennial, raw in salad, garnish soup or cooked like spinach, dried leaves - herbal tea, salt substitue)

Tussilago farfara Coltsfoot PFAF Plant Database

Tussilago farfara is a PERENNIAL growing to 0.2 m (0ft 8in) by 1 m (3ft 3in) at a fast rate. It is hardy to zone (UK) 5. It is in flower from February to April, and the seeds ripen from March to May. The species is hermaphrodite (has both male and female organs) and is pollinated by Bees, flies. The plant is self-fertile. Suitable for: light (sandy), medium (loamy) and heavy (clay) soils and can grow in heavy clay soil. Suitable pH: acid, neutral and basic (alkaline) soils and can grow in…