B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Echium italicum is cold hardy
USDA Zone:7 0° to 10°F (-17.5° to -12.5°C)
|Type of plant - bulb or plant, depending on season
Flower or inflorescence:
PINK with BLUE cast, pyramidal spike June-Oct., best in July
hairy GREY branching stems from rosette
|Height, in meters: 2
Height, in feet: 6.60
|Echium italicum sales history
| Parts of Echium italicum are considered toxic.
Common names for Echium italicum:
|Italian Bugloss, Mawi Gul, Pale Bugloss, Qarz, Ward Lisan Althor,|
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|43||: Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List|
|78||: South Eastern European Native and Introduced Plants|
|117||: Hungarian Native Plants and Introductions|
|131||: Toxic Plants|
|Some of the deadliest known poisons are found in plants. Some major food plants, eaten by millions of people every day, have toxic parts.|
Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds.
Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like
require that their growing medium remains moist until germination.|
Most seeds require oxygen to germinate, if buried too deep in their growing medium, or if the medium is too wet,
the seeds may not get the oxygen they require.
Echium italicum seeds will usually germinate in 7-14 days.
Can be sown in situ.