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Dropmore Anchusa Seeds produce tall plants with striking blue flowers that are a favorite among bees and butterflies. While they are a short-lived perennial, they readily self-seed, ensuring that they will continue to bloom year after year. These seeds are perfect for gardeners looking to add a pop of color and attract beneficial insects to their yard. Packet contains ~25 seeds.


  • perennial hardy to zone 3
  • flowers in second year
  • full sun
  • mature height 3-4 feet (90-120 cm)
  • blooms late spring to early summer

Dropmore Anchusa Seeds

  • Start seeds indoors 6-8 weeks prior to your last frost date. Press seeds into soil and barely cover. Keep moist until germination in ~21-28 days.

    Transplant after the risk of frost has passed in a sunny location with plants spaced 18-24 inches (45-60 cm) apart.

  • Anchusa azurea

    Also known as Italian bugloss or Italian alkanet

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