Comfrey, Russian

This selected comfrey Strain Bocking 14 is an excellent selection for a productive strain for the home garden as well as medicinal use. High allantoin content and very productive of biomass for the homestead. Lush dark green leaves and purple flowers, extremely vigorous grower. Perennial Zone 3

Comfrey, True

Comfrey has been used for centuries for healing wounds, ulcers and broken bones. Tea and poultices of leaves or roots are used. Comfrey contains allantoin, a hormone-like substance that stimulates cell division. This variety is the original medicinal comfrey which produces viable seed and high quality roots and leaves for medicine. Hardy perennial to zone […]

Planting Your Herbscape

By Tina Glaessner, Herbalist and Former Proprietor of Crimson Sage Nursery, Orleans, CA Plants Mentioned in the article are listed here and have links to their Crimson Sage Nursery Pages for more information and ordering. Agastache | Angelicas of all Types | Anise Hyssop | Ashitaba | Bergamont | Bitter Melon | Black Cottonwood | […]

Winter 2019-2020 Newsletter

Crimson Sage Nursery Newsletter Winter 2019-2020 Planting a Medicinal Garden as an act of Resilience Stinging Nettles Spring is coming quickly and although February can normally feel quite wintery, this year it has been sunny and dry!! This does not bode well for our Mediterranean climate in the far northern corner of California. We need […]

Summer 2016 Newsletter

Welcome to the first ever Crimson Sage Nursery Newsletter Summer 2016 SUMMERTIME AND THE LIVIN’ IS EASY!! Summer is officially here with long hot lazy days especially if you happen to be a cat here at Crimson Sage Nursery sleeping away the day in an empty plant flat following an early morning catnip snack !!!! […]

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