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Russian Comfrey

A garden escape now well established in dry situations, especially on verges and in hedgerows.



Common Name Russian Comfrey
Scientific Name Symphytum x uplandicum
Species Group Borage Family Boraginaceae
Interest Level
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Identification Notes
Primary Habitat
Family Borage family - Boraginaceae
Status Restricted
Flower Colour Group Pink
  • 06 - June
  • 07 - July
Preferred Environment
Look for Pink and blue flowers on a sturdy roadside plant
Additional Identification Notes
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Borage Family Boraginaceae