Comfrey, Russian (Symphytum x uplandicum) potted plant, organic


Family:  Borage (Boraginacea)

Hardy in Zones 4 to 8

Bocking 14 cultivar of Russian Comfrey (Symphytum x uplandicum).  Sterile hybrid does not make seeds.  Nice potted plants make for an easy transplant. Commonly used in permaculture as a companion plant to fruit trees.  In the nursery, we have great results making the fresh leaves into biodynamic tea, which we apply to our plants in a pot to increase vitality, growth, and to green up all those leaves! Excellent ingredient for compost piles–fresh leaves compost fast and make a nitrogen-rich compost!  Organic, farm-derived, vegetarian and free of cost. Traditional usage:  TWM used externally to speed healing. Source of alantoin.  Space plants 2 to 3 feet apart.

Potted plant, certified organically grown



Note: Plants are available to the US only. Potted plants, trees and succulents listed on this website are now shipping. Unless a request for a particular shipping week accompanies your order (use the “order notes” field at checkout), we will endeavor to get you your plants within 2 weeks.