ags logo
Alpine Garden Society Plant Encyclopaedia
Plant search (Family/Genus/Species etc.)
Description Images

Authors: DC.  

Botanical Description

high in bloom, more or less white or grey-felted with velvety hairs. Leaves oblanceolate to oblong or linear, 2-6cm long. Flowers blue or purple, up to 1cm wide, in cymes 5-10cm long, spring to summer. Turkey, limestone crevices in oak and pine forest and garigue at 500-1000m.