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Echium amoenum - Red Feathers - Boraginaceae (The Borage Family)
Echium amoenum - Red Feathers - Echium amoenum has short, red, feathery exclamation marks for the hot border that will excite hummingbirds from miles around.
Echium amoenum - Echium amoenum has short, red, feathery exclamation marks for the hot border that will excite hummingbirds from miles around.


 
11cm/15cm
Price: $15.99
Zone Hardiness: 3-9
Light: Full Sun
Height: 8-12"
Width: 8-12"
Flower Colour: Red

Stock Status: Available This Year
Availability: Most orders ship May 1-June 20 depending on when plants are ready.
Product Code: 5245
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Description Fine Print
 
Echium amoenum, often called red feathers, forms low-growing mounds of narrow dark green leathery foliage from which arise feathery flowering spikes covered in a multitude of russet-red florets. This long-blooming species will repeat bloom in summer and fall if properly deadheaded. Drought tolerant. Very popular with hummingbirds.
Details
  • Class: Deciduous
  • Soil Moisture: Drought Tolerant, Average
  • Flowering Time: Spring - Fall
  • Fragrant:
  • Foliage Colour: Green
  • Deer Resistant: Yes
  • Attracts: Bees, Hummingbirds
  • Habitat:
  • Geographical Origin: Europe and Africa - Europe and Western Russia
  • BC Native: No

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