Willow Herb

Epilobium angustifolium Open Pollinated

  • Perennial to 110cm
  • Medicinal uses
  • Attracts butterflies

Standard seed packet, 200 seeds

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'Willow Herb' seeds

Epilobium angustifolium

Synonyms: Chamaenerion angustifolium

  • Perennial to 110cm
  • Medicinal uses
  • Attracts butterflies

Perennial growing to 110cm. Tall upright stems with narrow mid-green leaves similar to a lily. Long flower spikes are produced in summer, usually at the top of the stems, with pink or purple four petalled flowers. Leaves can be used to make herbal tea and extracts of the herb have cosmetic and medicinal uses. Flowers attract butterflies. Fast growing, spreading by underground stolons. Tolerates damp soil.

Native to north America and Eurasia, and the national flower of Russia. Also known as 'Kaporie Tea' and 'Fireweed'.

Seeds per gram: 20500
Product code: H4-16

Quick Sowing Guide
Method Sow direct or raise seedlings
Sowing Depth 1mm
Season Spring
Germination 14-21 days @ 18-22°C
Hardiness / Life Cycle Frost Hardy Perennial
Plant Spacing 20cm
Plant Height 110cm
Position Full sun or part shade, moist well drained soil
Days Until Maturity 90 days

*Notes: Stratification may improve germination.


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