“The many great gardens of the world… all make the point as clear as possible: The soul cannot thrive in the absence of a garden.” –Thomas Moore (1478-1535)
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Verbascum spp.

Mullein

Garden(s):

Oval

Type:

Perennial

Height:

60-150 cm (2-5 ft)

Spread:

30-120 cm (1-4 ft)

Light:

Full sun

Water:

Low

Zone:

3

Bloom Time:

June, July, August

Bloom Colour:

Yellow

Foliage Colour:

Grey

Soil:

Well drained, Clay, Sandy

Notes:

Beautiful spikes of lemon yellow flowers with burgundy anthers rise above a low mound of foliage. Tends to self-seed. Drought tolerant.