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Echium fastuosum

Echium fastuosum

1 packet (25 seeds) @ $2.95

Catalog Code: 6261

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Echium fastuosum

Half-hardy Biennial

  • Soil: Well drained
  • Zones: 8, 9, 10
  • Height: 48 inches
  • Germination: Experience Useful
  • Aftercare: Care and Understanding
  • Ideal for: Bedding, Border


Native of the Canary Islands.

Sowing Instructions

Sowing time: January to June.
Sowing depth: 1/8in (3mm)

Sow in trays, pots, etc of good seed compost in a propagator or warm place to maintain an optimum temperature of 65-70F (18-20C). Germination usually takes 21-60 days.

Growing Instructions

Transplant seedlings when large enough to handle. Harden off and plant out when all risk of frost has passed 30cm (12in) apart.

Aftercare Instructions

Prefers a well drained soil in full sun.


Skin Irritant.

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