Verbascum phoeniceum ‘Antique Rose’
ANTIQUE ROSE MULLEIN
Spires of densely packed, deep dusky rose. Flowers, spring & through summer. Good cut flowers. Hardy & easy to grow. Sun. Drought resistant. Tolerates wide range of soils including sandy & lime. Dry, heat & frost hardy perennial clump. 75cm H x 45cm W.
SEED SOWING ADVICE: QUICK & EASY
Sow all year in punnets indoors / scatter in the garden in spring or autumn.
Indoors for early plants: Sow in punnets on surface of good quality seed raising mix.
Press gently. Barely cover seed with mix / vermiculite / fine sandy grit. Seeds need light to germinate.
15-20C approx. is best for rapid germination, then most seedlings should emerge in approx. 7-21 days.
500 seeds per pack