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Verbascum ‘Sugar Plum’

This crowd-pleaser carries large, clear plum flowers on numerous spikes, like a bouquet over the ring of foliage. This dwarf reblooms for months in full sun with good drainage.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 5-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 8″ / 12″ / 18″
Exposure: Full Sun
Bloom Time(s):

Common Name Mullein
Family Scrophulariaceae
species hybrid
Plant Type
US Patent # PP16224
EU Grant # EU17455
Bloom Time --
Flower Color
Foliage Color
Dormancy Winter
Growth Habit
Growth Rate
Hardiness Zone , , , ,
How Different? New flower color on 'Jackie'-like plant.
Landscape Value Sun garden, mixed beds or borders.
Most Active Growing Season
Persistence Deciduous
Size (HT/W/FL HT) 8" / 12" / 18"
Soil (Garden) Excellent porosity and high mineral.
Water (Garden) Average
Special Uses ,
Comments Does well in S. CA. Deer and rabbits tend to leave the Verbascum alone. It's normal for our production crews to cut plants back to prevent crown rot.
Water (Greenhouse) Dry moderately between waterings.
EC 0.75 – 1.0
pH 5.8 – 6.8
Fertility Needs 50 – 100 ppm
Finish Time to 4″ 4 – 6 weeks
Finish Time to Gallon
Day Length for Flowering Day Neutral
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