Echium 'Pride of Madeira'
Shrub-like perennial with green-grey leaves and blue flowers all summer on dramatic spikes up to 50cm long, adored by bees. Very useful filler for hot dry spots within an early food forest system. Full sun, poor soil, drought hardy. Tolerant of light frosts. Ht. 2m. $8.50 9cm pot, $10.50 11cm pot.