Our Pignut plug plants for sale are priced per individual plant. This product has a minimum quantity of 10 plug plants. For orders over 500 plug plants please contact us.
All our plants are native British wildflowers grown in Peat-free compost in our sustainable nursery.
Common Name: Pignut
Latin Name: Conopodium majus
Description: Pignut is a slender plant topped with flat-topped umbels of small white flowers. It occurs throughout the UK, although is more prevalent in south-east England, the midlands and the south of Ireland. It prefers well-drained, lime-poor soils and is common in hedgebanks, open woodland and healthy grassland.
Flowering time: May to June
Management: Pignut responds to cultivation by producing large tubers. It prefers non calcium-rich soils, and is extremely shade tolerant.