Search. It will fit into both bold-coloured and pastel planting schemes and is equally at home in the cottage garden or manicured border. A useful medium height vertical to plant amongst rounded domes … Botanical name. 4 & T1 £2.00 delivery. Forming impressive leafy rosettes, it bears from June to August (and again later in the year if the dead first crop flowers are removed) much-branched candelabras consisting of hundreds of bright yellow flowers, each one with an accent of violet-coloured stamens. Monocarpic Do not plant other things within 2 feet of it as it has large leaves. I am in the process of removing it from my garden. Reasonable soil. Verbascums are stately, tall, upright-growing, border perennials that are ideal for adding height and structure to planting schemes. May 27, 2013 - Explore Eve's Garden's board "Verbascum", followed by 1395 people on Pinterest. Verbascum bombyciferum ‘Polarsommer’ (Was V.b. Hybridisation of Verbascum phoeniceum and various perennial yellow species has resulted in some wonderful colour breaks. Verbascum chaixii Nettle-leaved mullein ... Good perennial, scarcely branched stems tightly massed with white or rarely yellow flowers. Adding drama to the landscape, Verbascum olympicum (Olympic Mullein) is a short-lived perennial that forms a tall and spectacular candelabra of flowering spikes, smothered with golden-yellow blossoms, 1 in. Verbascum from Burncoose Nurseries Varieties of Verbascum available to buy include the following: VERBASCUM chaixii 'Album' ,VERBASCUM 'Firedance' ,VERBASCUM 'Helen Johnson' ,VERBASCUM 'Kynaston' ... Plants by mail order since 1984, over 4100 plants online today! Spread 45cm. Verbascum chaixii ‘Wedding Candles’ $ 4.50 A truly perennial species of mullein with super showy, tall spikes covered with stunning white flowers with contrasting purple stamens that have orange anthers! This plant must be deadheaded religiously or it will take over a garden bed. Map Help Summer. I was a judge on an RHS verbascum trial and only four out of 84 got an award of garden merit (AGM). Nettle-leaved Mullein. White. Verbascum 'Sugar Plum'. Height 4ft, spread 18in. Sun. Typically the flowers are either yellow or white. Verbascum chaixii, ‘Wedding Candles’ is an interesting pale lemon flowering species, reaching nearly 1m you could probably find this one in an old Edna walling garden; Verbascum thapis is the ‘Great Mullien’,also known as Aarons Rod. 4.4 out of 5 stars 2. They are native to Europe and Asia, with the highest species diversity in the Mediterranean. Nettle-leaved mullein 'Sixteen Candles' Genus. This plant is NOT an invasive species but can pop up in the wrong places! Neutral: On Aug 31, 2007, macybee from Deer Park, TX (Zone 9a) wrote: Verbascum chaixii 'Sixteen Candles' Other names. across (2.5 cm). Height: 4ft (1.5m), spread: 1.5ft (45cm). Find specific plants with our Plant Finder & Plant Selector. Reset Filter. Tall flowering plant. Name: Verbascum chaixii aka nettle-leaved mullein Type of Plant: A biennial that sometimes only lasts a year and other times might live three years, this plant self-seeds around the garden.The straight species has spires of yellow flowers, and the variety ‘Album’ has white blossoms…both have purple stamens which add to the charm of the plant. So it was natural that the verbascum that came from the trip was called 'Christo's Yellow Lightning'. See how RHS can give expert advice on growing, feeding, pruning and propagating plants. Winter. Yellow. Verbascum nigrum or Black Mullein with its yellow flowers is an attractive addition to the garden border. Erect stems bearing profuse saucer-shaped flowers that are usually yellow, but also white, brownish-red, or purple. Verbascum chaixii ‘Wedding Candles’ at Digging Dog Mail Order Nursery. £2.65 £ 2. Yellow Verbascum blattaria flower, also known as moth mullein, velvet plant, in the meadow under the soft morning summer sun, in Kiev, Ukraine Close up of mullein flower with yellow blossoms Yellow wild flower blooming in the summer Verbascum Nigrum Often biennial. Verbascum Verbascum. Last reviewed November 01, 2004 Order your copy here. If you want to attract bees to any garden, use this plant. ! A few species, notably Verbascum phoeniceum, exhibit a colour range from white to purple. Densely packed pale yellow flowers on multi-branched stems. The species has dime-sized yellow flowers with purple centers. (Our seed is collected from white forms) with mauve eyes. Autumn. It had a late season flowering. verbascum chaixii yellow Family: Scrophulariaceae | Common name: Nettle-Leaved Mullein One of the few truly perennial species of mullein, it has sulphur-yellow blossoms with purple and red filaments, which bloom profusely on long flower stalks in mid and late summer, above its rosettes of hairy, jagged-edged leaves which are semi-evergreen. Luminous tapers unfurl droves of tightly set pure white flowers centered by fleecy purple filaments and bright orange anthers. Rising from the center of the rosette, an impressive silvery flower-spike bearing a succession of sulphur-yellow, saucer-shaped flowers, appears in the second year. The yellow flowered form is equally invasive. Tall spikes of yellow flowers and grey woolly leaves. Family: (Scrophulariaceae) (P) to 4′. See more ideas about Plants, Planting flowers, Perennials. Scientific Name (Genus/Species): Verbascum chaixii. Verbascum chaixii 'Album' close up of flower Verbascum Densiflorum flower, Close up of yellow flowers and seeds. It is often described as “a true perennial,” but most gardeners find … Verbascum ‘Cotswold Queen’ is a tall variety with deeply-veined leaves and yellow flowers with a pinkish-purple eye. Fertile soil. Spring. Soil Type. Plant World Seeds - Verbascum Chaixii Yellow Seeds. Season. Moisture retentive soil. Verbascum chaixii ‘Album’ Tall spikes of white flowers, with a mauve eye, June to August. Page 4850 of 4998. Soft silvery grey leaves, evergreen. Europe and Russia. This is a beautiful, improved, long-lived truly perennial version of a cottage garden Verbascum. Verbascum chaixii ‘Sixteen Candles’ at Digging Dog Mail Order Nursery. Well drained soil. ... the clustered tubular flowers range from yellow, peach and orange to fire-engine red. Midsummer. Posted in Garden and tagged garden photos, Nettle-leaved mullein, Silent Sunday, Verbascum chaixii, Yellow mullein with purple stamens on June 30, 2019 by Audrey Driscoll. Erect stems bearing profuse saucer-shaped flowers that are usually yellow, but also white, brownish-red, or purple. Location Map for Verbascum chaixii (Chaix Mullein; Nettle-Leaved Mullein) - 6 Map Locations Found Click a marker pin or a green plant 'dot' for details. Verbascum ‘Cotswold Queen’ – a taller variety with deeply-veined leaves and spires up to1.1m bearing sunny yellow flowers with a dark purple centre from July to September. Multiple. Christo asked Fergus (who speaks Turkish) to ask the man the name of the donkey and it turned out the donkey was named Lightning. We first planted our verbascum in October 2014. 19 Comments My Tough Plants #3: Olympic Mullein Height 120cm. 65. Great ... Close up of yellow verbascum thapsus mullein flower - Groote Heide, Venlo, Netherlands Gordolobo de Sierra Nevada (Verbascum nevadensis) is a perennial herb endemic to Sierras Beticas. VERBASCUM CHAIXII YELLOW SEEDS (Nettle-Leaved Mullein) One of the few truly perennial species of mullein, it has sulphur-yellow blossoms with purple and red filaments, which bloom profusely on long flower stalks in mid and late summer, above its rosettes of … V. chaixii (nettle-leaved mullein) a semi-evergreen perennial with tapering, branched spires, covered by masses of yellow flowers, bearing purple stamens. Here's the Mullein, Verbascum thapsus. Grey-green, felted, and corrugated leaves form basal rosettes. / ˈ m ʌ l ɪ n /), is a genus of about 360 species of flowering plants in the figwort family Scrophulariaceae. They are pretty, but I prefer the biennial varieties, or the well behaved Verbascum phoeniceum. In June 2015, it bloomed again. Only 10 left in stock. 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