The herb parsley is an herbaceous plant that grows best in rich, moist soil in a sunny spot. The parsley plant can reach a height of about 20-60 cm in these conditions. The best conditions for parsley to grow can be found in almost all temperate and subtropical regions of the world. The main production countries are countries in Europe, parts of the Middle East, Canada and the United States, but the origin of the herb is in the Mediterranean. Germany and France are the largest producers of this herb. The parsley of Verstegen comes from Germany, because of the beautiful green leaves.