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Vipers Bugloss (Echium vulgare)


Attracts Bees and Butterflies

Biennial

Medicinal
Height: 2 - 4 feet
Aspect: Sunny
Soil Type: Any
Uses: Decorative and attractive to Butterflies
Care: Allow to self-seed
Usually available: March to September
Pot size supplied: Grown in a 10 cm (4 inch) pot
Description:

Vipers Bugloss (Echium vulgare)

Vipers Bugloss – Echium vulgare

Vipers Bugloss – Echium vulgare is a pretty wild flower found growing in light or calcareous soils. The whole plant is very bristly with beautiful flowers that open with a hint of pink before turning a brilliant blue. An ancient medicinal plant, it was also thought to cure snake bites. Attractive to bees.

£2.10

Out of stock

Product Description

This plant is grown in a 4″ (10cm) pot. It is ready to be placed (weather permitting) into it’s final position. You will receive an instruction label which gives you further cultural instructions.

Note: If the Plant is in season but not in stock it may be available in small quantities. please contact us for stock. Read more on availability here

Additional information

Weight .5 kg
Height

2 – 3 Foot, 3 – 5 Foot

Life Cycle

Biennial

Colour

Pinks, Mauves, Blues

Ideal for Bee & Butterfly

Yes

Medicinal

Medicinal

Planting Position

Full Sun

Herbs for Tea

No

Ideal for Tubs & Containers

No

Culinary Herbs

Not culinary

Scented

No Scent

Herb Group

Other

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