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comfrey

any hairy Eurasian boraginaceous plant of the genus Symphytum, having blue, purplish-pink, or white flowers
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For example, I am planting comfrey under my nut and fruit trees as a permanent cover that is superior to grass.
I also plant comfrey along a fence line with an adjacent property, to help prevent incursion by vigorous vines like honeysuckle and poison ivy.