Symphytum officinale

Comfrey

Price: €6.95
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An evergreen perennial plant with hairy leaves and white, purple or blue flower. Comfrey is used by gardeners to make 'fertiliser teas' with, as it has very deep roots, and leaves can be steeped to make a liquid plant feed. It also has various medicinal uses. Plant in moist soils in sun or shade. Makes a good groundcover plant in sun or shade, thjough it can be invasive. Plant 5 plants per square metre and keep weeded until established. Vigorous. 1-2 L container. Please note: although we keep good stock of herbs, the herbs displayed on this website may not be available in each of our shops at all times.