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Verbascum x hybrida 'Southern Charm'

Mullein, Celsia

Hardy Perennial

What is Hardy Perennial?

Soft pastel spires of flowers

An ideal plant for garden beds, borders and containers

Perfect for adding height into your borders

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Verbascum x hybrida 'Southern Charm' has soft pastel spires of flowers, which grow up from the low rosette of leaves, making an ideal plant for garden borders. It is a far cry from the Mullein it originated from. Height: 90cm (3'). Spread: 45cm (18”).

Garden Ready Plants - If you’ve fallen behind with your planting or if greenhouse space is limited, we can help you catch up with our garden-ready plug plants. These sturdy plants are larger than other plugs so they can be planted straight out in the garden provided that there are no forecasts of frost. Perfect for filling containers, baskets and borders without the need for growing on.

Height Up to 120cm (48in)
Spread Up to 45cm (18in)

Hardy Perennial

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2 x 1 Litre Potted Plants (KB8914)
1 x 1 Litre Potted Plant (KA4290)
15 Garden Ready Plants (74435)

Pot up plug plants into 11cm pots and grow them on in bright, frost free conditions. When plugs are fully rooted into their pots, acclimatise them to outdoor conditions over 7 to 10 days. Grow Verbascum plants in sunny or semi shaded borders in neutral or alkaline, poor well drained soil. Garden Ready plug plants can be planted straight out in the garden provided that there are no forecasts of frost.
Established Verbascum plants require little maintenance. Deadhead faded flower spikes to encourage more Verbascum flowers to be produced. Cut back old stems at the base in autumn and remove any damaged and yellowing foliage. In spring, apply a mulch of well rotted manure or garden compost around the base of the plant.

Seeds and garden supplies will normally be delivered within the time period stated against each product as detailed above. Plants, bulbs, corms, tubers, shrubs, trees, potatoes, etc. are delivered at the appropriate time for planting or potting on. Delivery times will be stated on the product page above, or in your order acknowledgement page and email.

Orders for packets of seed incur a delivery charge of £2.99.

Orders which include any other products will incur a delivery charge of £6.99.

Where an order includes both packets of seeds and other products, a maximum delivery charge of £7.99 will apply - regardless of the number of items ordered.

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