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Echium candicans

Classification

Order: Lamiales
   Family: Boraginaceae
            Genus: Echium
                        Specie: Echium candicans

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 6 ft (1.8 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil

Features: Hairy gray lance-shaped leaves in a rosette; long flower stems end in purple flower spike spring?summer

Uses: Seaside gardens Shrub borders Containers

Zones: 9-10

Description: This species is found in the Canary Islands as well as in Madeira. It is a thick-stemmed, soft-wooded, rather sprawling shrub, reaching about 6 ft (1.8 m) in height, evergreen except in cold climates where it may lose some leaves in winter. The leaves are

Growth Habit: Multi-stemmed sprawling habit

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