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Symphytum Comfrey Hidcote Pink Herb Plant (1L)

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Comfrey Hidcote Pink is a native herb in Britain and has long been known as a medicinal herb, and it was cultivated by the Greeks and Romans for its powerful properties. It has a myriad of uses, and Comfrey is one of the most useful plants you can grow in your garden.

Comfrey or Symphytum 'Hidcote Pink' makes a wonderful natural fertilizer and compost activator when steeped in water, can be grown as an animal feedstuff, and poultices of the leaves can be applied externally to ease bruising and sprains.

It is important to note that Comfrey is not to be taken internally as it could cause liver damage.

This hardy perennial grows 60cm - 1.2m, and will flourish in almost any soil type and situation, and as it is such a vigorous plant, it needs very little encouragement to grow well. The red buds appear in spring open to pink flowers with plain green foliage and will attract bees to your garden.


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Growing conditions:
Full sun and free draining soil.
Flower Colour:
Pink
Height x Spread:
1.2m x 90cm
Latin Name:
Symphytum 'Hidcote Pink'

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  1. Beautiful pink flowers loved by the bees 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 12th May 2015

    Planted two weeks ago and already doing well. A very healthy plant that arrived quickly, well-packaged and just as described.