Herb Garden: The Horseradish Plant

As gardeners and cooks know, the horseradish plant is potent, pungent and prolific.



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The horseradish plant has culinary, medicinal, and cosmetic uses.
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Horseradish is a favorite seasoning for seafood sauce.
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Horseradish deters potato bugs when planted in the garden.
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An infusion of horseradish in milk restores color to the cheeks.
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Horseradish makes a tangy cream sauce for meats.
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