Flowering Tobacco Rustica

Flowering Tobacco Rustica
Flowering Tobacco Rustica
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Product Description

Flowering Tobacco ‘Rustica’
Nicotiana rustica

This broad-leaved plant is quite unassuming until it it shoots up thick stems loaded with acid green bell-shaped blooms. The versatile color works with nearly every color palette and the tall stems are a perfect filler for large-scale arrangements. Well-loved by pollinators.

Details:
Plant Type: annual
Height: 42-60”
Site: sun/part shade
Days to maturity: 90 days
Plant spacing: 12-18”
Pinch: not necessary 
Approx seeds per packet: 300

How to Grow:
Start seed indoors in trays 6-8 weeks before last frost. Do not cover and bottom-water until seedlings emerge. Transplant out after all danger of frost has passed. In areas with hot summer weather, plant in part shade.

Harvesting/Vase Life:
Blossoms are fragile, so take care when harvesting. Remove spent flowers from lower half of stem every few days. Expect a vase life of 7 days.