A picture of a Common figwort

Common figwort

Scrophularia nodosa

Also known as

Figwort

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1.5m

Max

30cm

60cm

Min

20cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Common figwort Overview

This is a perennial species, and will grow about 1.5m high. This plant is often found in the wild in Northern Europe.

Common problems with Common figwort

How to propagate Common figwort

Seed

You can propagate from seeds.

Division

Division.

Other uses of Common figwort

Some are grown for their variegated foliage. Suitable for coastal conditions.