Løpstikke Libbsticka Løvstikke Lovage
Has scattered distribution within the region, except for n.Sweden and n. Norway.
A Mediterranean native.
Lovage has long been used as a medicinal and culinary plant. Used to strengthen the immune system and as an antiseptic.
The plant grows up to 2 meters, both the leaves and stems can be eaten, raw or blanched. It tastes rather like celery.