Russian Comfrey agg. - Symphytum officinale x asperum = S. x uplandicum
Tall plant to 2 metres, the stems narrowly winged below the leaves. Flowers starting off pink but soon becoming blue or violet.
Roadside verges, banks, woodland and waste places.
June to August.
Quite common throughout much of Britain.
Fairly frequent in Leicestershire and Rutland. In the 1979 Flora survey of Leicestershire it was found in 137 of the 617 tetrads.
Leicestershire & Rutland Map
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