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Nursery for the Earth

Plantago rugelii (Fr: plantain de Rugel | En: American plantain)

Regular price $6.00 CAD
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Lesser known than its exotic cousin Common plantain, American plantain differs by having red stalks, black seeds, and more vibrant foliage. 

It is an excellent plant for compressed and disturbed soils such as next to walking trails. It is easy to grow and supports numerous insects such as different grasshoppers, leaf miners, and even some butterflies. 

Height: 10 cm to 30 cm

Sun: Full sun to part shade

Moisture: Moderate to moist

Soil: Variable