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Donkey plant

Onosma taurica

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Half-hardy

10a

USDA zone

-1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

30cm

Max

20cm

Min

Flowering

Donkey plant Overview

A tufted perennial from Europe and Asia. Bears linear leaves and cymes of cream to yellow flowers in summer.

Common problems with Donkey plant

How to propagate Donkey plant

Cuttings

They can be propagated from cuttings in summer or from seed in autumn.

Seed

Other uses of Donkey plant

Is suitable for rock gardens and banks. Grown for their long, pendent, tubular flowers.