Great Mullein seeds - Verbascum thapsus - Wildflower / Herb
Great Mullein - Verbascum thapsus
Approximate height: Up to 2m tall
Flowering time: Summer
Site and soil type: Well-drained soil in sun or semi-shade, will not tolerate cold, wet sites.
When to sow: Late spring to early autumn
Also known as Fluffweed, Old Man's Flannel and Velvet Plant, probably due to the lovely very large soft woolly grey-green leaves which appear in it's first year.
In the second year a tall flowering stem appears covered in small yellow blooms. These are attractive to bees and Mullein Moth which has yellow, black and white caterpillars.
Contents: Approximately 1400 seeds / 0.14 g
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