How to Grow Echium
Echium or commonly known as Pride of Madeira are hardy flowering perennial plants that are known for their cone like flower spikes that are renowned for their ability to attract bees to the garden. With their fast growing grey colour foliage and cone flowers available in an array of purple, pink to white colours, they produce an attractive plant to place along pathways, hard to plant areas or in cottage gardens.
Full sun to part shade
Water well when planting out
Well drained soils. Can tolerate coarse or low nutrient soils
Suitable for all tropical and temperate climates