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Betony

Stachys officinalis

Also known as

Bishop's Wort, Wood Betony

Stachys officinalis 01 by Nova (CC BY-SA 4.0)

Full Sun
Light watering
Frost Hardy

6a

USDA zone

-23°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

50cm

50cm

Min

10cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Betonica Officinalis

Betony Overview

Perennial species with an upright growth habit, reaches a flowering height of 60cm. Foliage is oblong in shape and scalloped along the edges. Flowers are produced densely on vertical spikes and these are purple-red in colour.