DescriptionA comfrey plant. Propagated at the Windmill Community Gardens using Chemical free growing methods. Comfrey is the organic gardener's best friend. Its leaves are full of nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium - all nutrients needed by growing plants.
Cultivation: Grow in moderately fertile, moist soil in full sun or partial shade. Can be invasive so site with care.
Propagation: Propagate by division of fleshy roots in spring. Propagate by root cuttings in early winter. Propagate by seed sown in pots in a cold frame in autumn or spring.
Pruning: Cut back after flowering to encourage neat, young foliage