Mandragora officinarum seed

The Mandragora officinarum is the spring flowering variety of mandrake .Depending the climate it will slowly push out bright green leaves from the central root .As they get larger the colour darkens and they flatten out ,the leaves can grow up to one foot long and about 5inches across.
In the months of January through April a mature plant will produce between one and three cup shaped delicate flowers .It is sometimes called white mandrake .

 

Mandragora officinarum seed