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Echium Wildpretii - Echium

Echium Wildpretii - Echium

Type Herbaceous, Evergreen
Size Large Border (1 to 3m height)
Form Spikey
Colours Silver Foliage, Dark blue Flowers (Summer)
Care Regular maintenance required
Hardiness Half hardy
Growth Fast growing

Cultivation tips: This tender biennial will flourish in sheltered sunny yet sheltered gardens in the south of England. Requiring a gritty well drained yet fertile soil be prepared to stake 2 - 3 metres of flower spike! Prop by seed to replace annually.
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