Comfrey is a perennial plant found in moist grasslands in western Asia, Europe, and North America. The hardy plant can grow to a height of 1–3 ft (0.3–0.9 m). It is a perennial herb with a black, turnip-like root and large, hairy broad leaves that bears small bell-shaped flowers of various colours, typically cream or purplish, which may be striped.
Comfrey grows readily with adequate water and sun. Will spread if not in a container.
Plant in an area that will allow for plant to spread over the years.
Makes excellent compost, can yield three cuttings per season.
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