A hardy perennial growing between 36 and 60 inches high and easy to grow from seed. Comfrey will put nutrients into the soil, mulch trees, and shrubs, prevent weeds, feed livestock, attract beneficial pollinators, and make quick compost tea.
ALL Tolerant of most soils, Chalky Soil, Clay Soil, Loamy Soil, Peaty Soil, Saline Soil, Sandy Soil, Silty Soil
e: Up to 1.5 Feet, f: Up to 2 Feet
Butterfiles and Pollinators, Composting, Container Growing, Drying and Crafts, Fodder/Wildlife/Shelter, Medicinal Value, Soil Improvement
Can be Invasive
Sow in spring or fall. Soak seeds in water in fridge for 48 hours or more, then sow seeds on top of warm potting soil at 68-75F and tamp down firmly. Keep moist and in gentle and warm light. Germination 10-30 days.