Comfrey seeds - Symphytum officinale - Wildflower
Comfrey - Symphytum officinale
Approximate height: Up to 1.5 metres
Flowering time: Late spring to summer
Site and soil type: Moist, fertile soil
When to sow: Late spring to early autumn
Comfrey is a non-edible perennial herb with large leaves and nodding clusters of purple tubular flowers which are attractive to bees.
The leaves can be harvested several times a throughout the summer and used as a compost activator to help breakdown other compost materials. They can also be used as a mulch, or to make liquid manure.
WARNING: Comfrey is harmful if eaten and contact with the foliage may irritate the skin and eyes. Please use gloves when harvesting.
Contents: Approximately 50 seeds / 0.52 g
All our seed packets include sowing instructions.
All Jemima’s Garden seeds are plastic free. They’re contained in an inner glassine envelope, (made from pine wood cellulose), and an outer FSC certified Kraft paper seed packet. Any shipping packaging is also plastic free and recyclable.
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