Vipers Bugloss Blue Thistle Wild Flower Echium vulgare 50 seeds
Seed raised from my own pollinator-friendly plants
Echium vulgare is a rough textured rosette of olive green leaves during year one in the second year a 2-3ft tall, hairy, rigid flower stem develops an inflorescence an abundance of bright blue flowers May thru September.
Thriving on poor soils and competing with grasses Echium is happy on the prairie or at home in the cottage garden.
Popular with an array of pollinators, particularly bees.
Vipers bugloss is tolerant of dry to mesic soils and flowers best in full sun
We hand collect and clean our seeds freshly collected in 2020 seeds
Sow seeds that have been kept in the refrigerated for 4 or more weeks to help break seed dormancy>
Easy to grow sow seeds direct where you would like them to flower, in Fall or Early Spring