- Perennial herb
- Improves soil
Perennial herb with clump forming habit. Plants have large dark green, hairy, ovate leaves and produce upright stems with white to pink bell-like flowers. Plants grow to 120cm tall by 60cm wide. Very fast growing.
Comfrey is often used to improve soil quality. Plants have deep roots which bring up nutrients from deep in the soil and make them available to other shallow rooted plants. Leaves a can be used to make a liquid fertiliser. Leaves are a fantastic compost activator. Comfrey is also a popular companion plant.
Also known as Comphrey, Knitbone, Common Comfrey, and English Comfrey.
Seeds per gram: 150
Product code: F4-10
Quick Sowing Guide
|Season||Spring and Autumn|
|Germination||25-30 days @ 20-22°C|
|Hardiness / Life Cycle||Frost hardy Perennial|
|Position||Part or full sun, moist soil|
|Days Until Maturity||365 days|
*Notes: Can be invasive. Cold stratification may help germination.
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|VIC, NSW, ACT, QLD, TAS, SA, NT||WA|
|Small seed packets ONLY -||Economy Delivery||$2.50 or FREE on orders over $20||$5|
|Parcel Delivery||Capped rate of $6.99|
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Capped rate of $6.99
|Starting from $15.00
(Calculated by weight)
|Live Plants -||Live plants||Capped rate of $10.00|
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Ratings & Reviews
Worked out well!I followed the instructions on the packet, 30 days in the fridge and they’re sprouting and healthy.
Need cold stratificationI put them in the fridge for 20 days from end of April, then plant. Now they are sprouting.