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
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.