Perennial PerfectionsHerb Herber's HerbsStepablesAbout UsStaffHistory

Click Here to Check for AvailabilityOrdering InformationClick Here to Order a New Catalog

Perennial Perfections Catalog

Back To Perennial Perfections

Perennial Perfections
Product Details

Verbascum (ver-bas'-kum)

Nettle-leaved Mullein

Tall, densely packed spikes of flowers in shades of cream, yellow, peach, and orange emerge from rosettes of foliage. Ideal for backs of borders and cutting gardens. Companion Plants: Achillea, Limonium, Oenothera, Verbena.

'Dark Eyes'

A dwarf Verbascum that displays pyramids of long blooming spikes of peach and gold flowers with a bold red eye. The leaves are silvery-green and form a tight rosette. This perennial has a very compact habit that makes it even a good choice as a ground cover, blooms early to late summer and grows 12".

Hardiness Zone: 5-9

Full Sun Attracts HummingbirdsDeer ResistantGood Cut FlowerGround Cover

'Plum Smokey'

Rosettes carrying a multitude of sterile, 16 flowering stems above the foliage with numerous, large, smoky-purple flowers. They are compact, supremely branched, floriferous, vigorous, and have flowers that are larger and with more color and presentation. Blooms for months in full sun. Blooms mid summer. late summer to early fall, grows 18-24".

Hardiness Zone: 5-8

Full Sun to Part Sun/Shade Attracts ButterfliesAttracts HummingbirdsDeer ResistantGood Cut Flower

'Sugar Plum'

Large rosettes of glaucous, green leaves give way to a bouquet of flowering stems which nicely display the large, clear plum-colored flowers. Compact, blooming mid summer. late summer to early fall, grows 18".

Hardiness Zone: 5-8

Full Sun to Part Sun/Shade Attracts ButterfliesAttracts HummingbirdsDeer ResistantGood Cut Flower

v. phoeniceum 'Southern Charm'

Mix of 1" pastel apricot, cream and pink flowers, long-blooming spikes, blooms early to late summer, grows 24-36".

Hardiness Zone: 5-9, AHS Heat-Zone: 9-5

Full Sun Attracts HummingbirdsDeer ResistantGood Cut FlowerGood for Dry Locations

QT

x hybridum 'Copper Rose'

Long flowering perennial covered in a mass of beautiful copper to apricot to buff blooms, a gorgeous cut flower, blooms early to mid summer, grows 30-36".

Hardiness Zone: 5-9, AHS Heat-Zone: 9-5

Full Sun to Part Sun/Shade Attracts HummingbirdsDeer ResistantGood Cut FlowerGood for Dry Locations

Back To Perennial Perfections