500 seeds $3.50
Verbascum phoeniceum 'Violetta'
Verbascum 'Violetta' blooms in late spring through early summer, at a time when every flower counts. The violet-purple flowers appear daily, blooming their way up the tall stems. The dark green leaves form a flat, basal rosette.
Plant Verbascum 'Violetta' wherever you need a vertical accent. It may bloom the first year from seed if started early indoors. Nice for cutting.
Verbascum phoeniceum 'Violetta' self sows lightly, or you can deadhead it for repeat blooming. Also known as Purple Mullein. Deer resistant. Hardy perennial in zones 4-8.
height 30" spacing 12"
Sowing Verbascum 'Violetta' Seeds
Start verbascum seeds indoors 8 weeks before the last frost date. Sow on the surface, pressing the seeds into the soil. Full sun to part shade.