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Echium pininana, Tree Echium, Pne Echium, Giant Viper's-bugloss

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Echium pininana

Tree Echium, Pne Echium, Giant Viper's-bugloss
Family: Boraginaceae
Origin: Canary Islands
Large shrub 5-10 ftFull sunModerate waterBlue/lavender/purple flowersAttracts butterflies, hummingbirds

Echium pininana is a biennial or triennial, showing little more than leaf in the first year, but subsequently produces a dense, 4 metres (13 ft) high (potentially) flower spike that carries a dense mass of leaves and small blue flowers.


Similar plants:


Echium pininana, Tree Echium, Pne Echium, Giant Viper's-bugloss

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Link to this plant:
https://toptropicals.com/catalog/uid/echium_pininana.htm