Comfrey Bocking 14

Comfrey-Bocking 14

Symphytum Peregrinum

While highly regarded as a dynamic nutrient accumulator, this highly ornamental plant is an incredible resource to have onsite. It’s beautiful, purple, bell shaped flowers attract beneficial insects and pollinators. It’s also a great chop and drop plant due to the impressive bio-mass it produces. Of Bocking 4 and 14, 14 is typically more sought after for its nutrient accumulation and to make compost tea.

 

Zones 3 to 9
Soil Type Light Clays, Loamy & Sandy soils
Mature Height & Width 3′ Height and 3′ Spread
Growth Rate Fast
Site Selection Full Sun
Moisture Requirements Dry or wet