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Echium russicum - 2Ltr
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Plant Details

Soil Type: Fertile/moist/well-drained
Soil PH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Seasonal Interest: Spring, Summer, Autumn
Hardiness  Fully hardy - requires no frost protection.
(Vipers bugloss)
Family Boraginaceae
Originating from Europe and N. America

A beautiful and unusual perennial forming a basal rosette of lance-shaped leaves. In early summer it produces multiple upright spikes bearing burgundy flowers that attract bees and butterflies. Sometimes considered a biennial it's usually perennial and sets seed after flowering. Really tough and hardy.
Grow in well-drained soil in sun.

Eventual mature plant size :
Height 90cm

Spread 40cm
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