How to Grow Ammi majus Plants in your Garden

Gardener's HQ Guide to Growing Bullwort


Ammi majus photograph by Harry Rose.

Ammi majus Growing and Care Guide

  • Scientific Name: Ammi majus
  • Common Name: Bullwort
  • Growing Zone: USA:
  • Life Cycle / Plant Type: Annual

Plant Details

  • Plant Height (Inches): 24 to 36
  • Plant Spread (Inches): 6 to 12
  • Time of Bloom: Summer
  • Flower Details: White
  • Leaf Foliage: Green
  • Fruit:
  • Growth Form: Irregular or sprawling, Upright or erect

Ideal Growing Conditions

  • Best Light Conditions: Partially shady to full sunlight
  • Rate of Growth: Average pace
  • Suitable Soil Types: Loamy, Neutral, Well drained
  • Soil Moisture: Moist

Caring Conditions

  • Care:
  • Level of Maintenance: Low
  • Propagation: Seeds sown in situ in spring
  • How to Prune: Cut back after flowering
  • Pests: Usually pest free
  • Diseases: Usually pest free

Further Information

  • Can Attract:
  • Tolerant of: Heavy clay
  • Best Garden Use: Border, En masse , Specimen
  • Family:
  • Closely Related Species:
  • Miscellaneous: Attractive foliage, Non-native to North America, Suitable for cut flowers
  • Genus Detail: Ammi
  • Further Reading and References: Here and Here

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