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What part of comfrey do you harvest?
Comfrey is a fast grower and the leaves can be harvested at least 4 times a year, the first cutting is usually ready by mid-spring. Harvesting the plant is very simple and easy to do. You will need to start by cutting the leaves back to about 2 inches above the soil.
How do you harvest comfrey for compost?
Should I let comfrey flower?
If you are using comfrey for mulch, cut leaves as the flowering stalks begin to emerge, any time from late spring through autumn. This can be done several times a year, as this herb continues to send up new flower stalks all season long.