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Verbascum ‘Dark Eyes’

Very short habit with large felted gray leaves in a rosette and cone shaped spikes of large, creamy yellow flowers with large maroon centers. Wonderful in front of a sunny border!

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 5-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 8″ / 10″ / 12″
Exposure: Full Sun
Bloom Time(s): June, July, August

Common Name Mullein
Family Scrophulariaceae
species hybrid
Plant Type
Persistence Deciduous
US Patent # PP16986
EU Grant # EU19206
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Soil (Garden) Excellent porosity and high mineral.
pH 5.8 - 6.8
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Nutritional Needs 50-100 ppm
Dormancy Winter
Water (Greenhouse) Dry moderately between waterings.
Water (Garden) Average water needs in the garden.
How Different? Shorter than 'Jackie' with larger, grayer leaves.
Landscape Value Sun garden, mixed beds or borders.
Finish Time to 4" 5 weeks
Comments Don't over fertilize. Great drainage is a necessity in wet winter areas. Flower color in lower light is lighter. Grows well in S. California. Deer and rabbits tend to leave the Verbascum alone.
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