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Echium italicum

Vipérine d’Italie
Pale Bugloss

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Plant family

Area

Provence Verte

Flower colour

pink

Flower size

11-12 mm

Flowering months

April,

May,

June,

July

Leaf type

Lanceolate

Height

to 100 cm

Description

In the first year a rosette of hairy leaves appear. In the second year Echium italicum forms its pyramidal shape. The branches are almost horizontal, wide at the bottom, narrowing towards the top. The plant is covered in flowers.

Flowers

The flowers, pale yellow, pink or blue, are tubular in shape with protruding stamens. The sepals are deeply indented.

Leaves

Lanceolate leaf is lance-shaped: long and widest in the middle. Rosette of long, wider in the middle, pointed, serrated leaves, covered in spiny, bristly, white hairs, 35 cm long and 1.5 to 4 cm wide.

Fruits Seeds

Nut: 3, small and wrinkly.

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