Verbascum Dark Eyes

Gorgeous pale yellow flowers with darker markings bloom on spikes throughout summer attracting bees to your garden. Protect from prolonged periods of frost. Foliage will die down in autumn.

Month Available: May

Evergreen / Deciduous: Deciduous

Flower Colour: Yellow

Suitable For Wildlife: Bees

Soil Type: Well-drained

Sun/Shade: Full sun

Season of Interest: Summer

Flower/Foliage/Berries: Flowers

Plant Type: Perennial

Hardy: Protect from extended periods of frost

Main Attribute: Summer flowering

Height / Spread: 30cm x 30cm (12in x 12in)

Verbascum do not do well in wet or boggy conditions so make sure you plant it in a well-drained area of your garden.

Where to Plant: Patio pots, Borders

Pests and Diseases: Caterpillars, Powdery Mildew

Plant Care: Cut back faded flower spikes after flowering. Remove overwintered stems in early spring.

Care and Time: Medium - spring

Warning: None

Benefits: Eye catching and unique flowers, with a dwarf habit. A very popular variety and will attract bees and butterflies.

History: This variety has been bred to be short and compact making it ideal for small spaces.

EU Rights: EU Plant Variety Rights apply. Propagation without a license is illegal.

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