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Echium boissieri

Pride of Medeira

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Plant Facts

Scientific Name Echium boissieri
Principal Common Name Pride of Medeira
Common Name(s)
Synonym
Description
General Comments
Origin
Nativity Spain,Portugal, Morocco, Alge
Height Range 4 - 8 FT
Spread Range 2 - 4 FT
Flower Showy Y
Warning
Sunset Zones
USDA Zones 8a : 8b : 9a : 9b : 10a : 10b : 11
Leaf Color Blue-green : Silver-gray
Leaf Texture Fuzzy : Velvety
Form Shrub
Flower Color Pink
Flower Time Spring : Summer
Months
Ease of Growing Average
Light Preferences Sun (minimum 8 hours direct sun)
Soil Preferences Dry : Well-drained
Watering Preferences Drought Tolerant : Sparse
Outstanding Features Drought tolerant : Flower : Foliage : Form

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