Calflora
Taxon  Report   7903    
Symphytum officinale  L.
Common comfrey
Symphytum officinale, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

Bloom Period
Family: BORAGINACEAE  
Genus: Symphytum
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Symphytum officinale ssp. uliginosum
PLANTS: Symphytum uliginosum
More information about  Symphytum officinale
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (SYOF)


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Feb 21, 2019).