Viper's Bugloss (Organic)


Echium vulgare

Minimum: 25+ seeds

Dive into the world of botanical elegance with Viper's Bugloss, a stunning herb known for its captivating blue blooms and ecological significance. Echium vulgare, commonly known as Viper's Bugloss, doesn't just grace your garden with beauty; it beckons pollinators and adds a touch of wild charm to your outdoor space. Embrace the allure of blue elegance with Viper's Bugloss.

Key Features:

  1. Captivating Blue Blooms: Viper's Bugloss steals the show with its striking, sapphire-blue flowers. The tall spikes create a visual spectacle that elevates your garden, turning it into a haven of natural beauty and charm.

  2. Ecological Magnet: Be part of the ecological cycle with Viper's Bugloss. The nectar-rich flowers attract a multitude of pollinators, including bees and butterflies, making it a vital addition to any pollinator-friendly garden.

  3. Drought-Tolerant Resilience: Adapted to challenging conditions, Viper's Bugloss displays resilience in the garden. Its drought-tolerant nature and ability to thrive in well-drained soil make it a low-maintenance choice for gardeners seeking both beauty and practicality.

  4. Wild Garden Aesthetic: Whether in a curated garden bed or a wild meadow, Viper's Bugloss adds a touch of the wild garden aesthetic. The plant's spiky form and intense blue blooms create a picturesque scene that mimics nature's untamed beauty.

  5. Medicinal Potential: Beyond its ornamental value, Viper's Bugloss has been traditionally used for its potential medicinal properties. Some herbalists believe in its soothing effects, contributing to the herb's historical significance.


  • Botanical Name: Echium vulgare
  • Common Names: Viper's Bugloss, Blueweed, Common Echium
  • Plant Type: Biennial or perennial
  • Sun Exposure: Full sun
  • Days to Maturity: Blooms in the second year


  • Delight in the captivating blue blooms of Viper's Bugloss, creating a visual spectacle in your garden.
  • Contribute to ecological balance by attracting bees and butterflies with the nectar-rich flowers of Viper's Bugloss.
  • Embrace the resilience of this drought-tolerant herb, requiring minimal care while thriving in well-drained soil.
  • Achieve a wild garden aesthetic with the spiky form and intense blue blooms of Viper's Bugloss.
  • Explore the potential medicinal benefits, adding historical significance to this botanical gem.

Cultivation Tips:

  1. Plant Viper's Bugloss in well-drained soil with exposure to full sun.
  2. Water moderately, allowing the soil to dry out between watering to promote drought tolerance.
  3. Enjoy the second-year blooms of Viper's Bugloss, and encourage self-seeding for continuous beauty.

Elevate your garden with the blue elegance of Viper's Bugloss. Order now and let this captivating herb bring both beauty and ecological vitality to your outdoor haven!