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botanical name:
Omphalodes cappadocica
Omphalodes cappadocica © Deeproot Plant Base
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common name:  Navelwort
synonyms:  Omphalodes cappadocicum
family:  Boraginaceae
characteristics: perennial, semi-evergreen
height: 0.13m
width: 0.30m
growth rate: medium
growth habit:
leaf colour: green
flower colour: blue
main season: Spring
aspect: part shade, shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -12°C
USDA zone: 8 to 10
description:
Bright green leaves which are nearly evergreen and deep blue flowers in April or May. Sometime produces a second flush of flowers

cultivation:
Prefers a moist peaty soil and light shade.

propagation:
By division after flowering.

usage:
Woodland gardens.

other notes:
RHS AGM

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