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Nicotiana sylvestris

Nicotiana sylvestris

Common name ornamental tobacco
Family solanaceae
Life cycle annual/tender perennial
Flowers white
Size 3-5'
Light sun-part shade
From seed germinate at room temperature with exposure to light
detailed seed-starting info below

Fragrant tubular white flowers. The plants I grew didn't get anywhere near the height indicated above (6 inch is more like it). Maybe they need to be coddled more...

This plant used to grow in our garden, but it slipped away...

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Seed-starting details for this plant

  1. Seed from '07 trade. Baggy 70F with light (95%G, 9-11d)
  2. Same seed as above. Baggy 70F with light (80+%G, 9-12d)

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