A Delicious, Healthy Condiment
The Horseradish Plant is so popular because:
• it's so easy to grow- thrives in almost any growing conditions
• very cold hardy- grows almost anywhere in the country
• a favorite herb among vegetable gardeners
• often seen potted up in containers as an attractive patio plant A Unique and Delicious Perennial
This is the same horseradish used as a spice in food, and is believed by some to have antibiotic abilities. Horseradish can add flavor to your food. Use it in dips and sauces to spice up your meals. Many believe that when grown locally and eaten fresh, it may contain cancer-fighting properties.
You see these potted up in containers and placed around patios. It's a tough plant that doesn't need hardly any maintenance- just the occasional watering. It can even withstand temperatures as low as -20 degrees.
No Need to Provide Constant Care
Growing the horseradish plant is easy because it is cold-hardy and resists pests and diseases. All that is required is the cutting off of the root, which is the part that is used in the kitchen.
It's a fun and attractive plant, especially if you enjoy preparing herbs and vegetables from your own garden,