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Stachys officinalis

For sale by Julie Norfolk

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0.5 litres

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Plant Finder: about Stachys officinalis

Common names

Betony, Wood betony, Bishop's wort


Stachys officinalis (Betony). This species produces fuzzy, silvery green leaves, and the flowers are produced in dense clusters of purple flowers in early summer to early autumn. This plant is often found in the wild in Northern Europe.


They prefer well-drained, moderately fertile soil in full sun.

Interest and use

Border, ornamental, medicinal, ground cover, walls and rock garden

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Stachys officinalis | Longnor, Buxton, Staffordshire, SK17 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2020
  • LightPart shade
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Light, Medium, Chalky
  • Soil pH7.0 to 6.0
  • WaterSemi-moist

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Longnor, Buxton, Staffordshire, SK17
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