Height/spread: 30cm x 30cm
Flowers: Purple globe shaped flowers most of the summer. (Looks great when used as edging)
Sun/shade: Sunny or partial shady position.
Soil: Rich, moist soil
Maintenance: To encourage new growth cut back a section of leaves after flowering and feed with Comfrey liquid feed.
Harvesting: Hardy perennial, that dies back in winter. Cut fresh leaves during growing season.
Cooking uses: Great for adding a hint of onion to salads or other dishes (e.g. omelettes, cream cheese etc). Use fresh or freeze. Use flowers fresh in summer salads.
Medicinal uses: Leaves stimulate appetite and aid digestion.
‘Please note this plant is herbaceous. It will die back in the winter months to reshoot in the spring’