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Symphytum grandiflorum 'Goldsmith'

More About Symphytum grandiflorum 'Goldsmith'

  • AKA Symphytum ibericum 'Jubilee'
  • Hairy, rhizomatous, ground cover
  • Virginia blue-bell-like flowers
  • Tubular, pink to blue, to white flowers in drooping clusters
  • Variegated, green leaves have gold margins
  • Bloom Time: Late spring to early summer

Zone:

3

Height:

25-30 cm

Spread:

30-40 cm

Colour:

Multi-coloured

Comprey Growing and Maintenance Tips

Thrives in an average to moist soil, in full sun to partial shade. Has a tolerance to drought and grows well in dry, shady locations. Trim flowers back once finished to maintain a tidy habit. 

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Symphytum grandiflorum 'Goldsmith' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Rock garden
Rock garden
Ground cover
Ground cover

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Flowering Time

Lt. Spr-Sum

Habit

Mounding

Foliage Color

Golden
Green
Variegated

Landscape uses

Border/edging