Comfrey Seed Packet 0.1g (Symphytum officinale)(approx 10 seeds)

Symphytum officinale P Flowers bell-like varying in colour from white, shades of blue to shades of pink or red. Damp preferred. Height 60-90 cm flowers May onwards.

£2.50

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Description

This species is known as common comfrey or true comfrey. Other English names include Quaker comfrey, cultivated comfrey,boneset, knitbone, consound, and slippery-root. Histroicaly the leaves and roots were used to treat sprains, bruises or bone fractures.

Often this species needs to be planted just before the frost or needs a long period of cold for Stratification, so its seed dormancy can be overcome.