Symphytum asperum Lepech.
Family: Boraginaceae
prickly comfrey,  more...
[Symphytum asperrimum Donn]
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Etymology: Symphytum: ancient Greek name from symphyein for "to cause to grow together," possibly referring to its curative value
Plants: erect, perennial forb
Hazardous: Careful, this plant is hazardous!
Conservation Status: Introduced - rarely escaped
Symphytum asperum image
Botanical Illustration  
Symphytum asperum image
Botanical Illustration  
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