Jekka's: Japanese Szechuan Pepper
Japanese Szechuan Pepper

Zanthoxylum piperitum


Zanthoxylum piperitum, Japanese Szechuan Pepper

Hardy deciduous shrub, Ht. and spread up to 2.5m. Clusters of small yellow/green flowers, highly aromatic small red fruit surrounding black seeds. Dark green leaflets.

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Herb plants are available: A 2 Litre herb plant costs £17.50 (other sizes available).

For herb plants, you can organise a Farm Collection , preferably on Wednesday, between 10am and 3pm, at one of our Open Days or during a Herb Experience. Please use our webform or email your list directly to us ( We no longer offer a mail order service for our herb plants.