Verbascum ‘Southern Charm’, hybrid mullien


Verbascum ‘Southern Charm’
hybrid mullien

Chosen by Ellen Zagory

I love the adorable little flowers of Verbascums on narrow spikes in the spring garden poking up above other plants. The furry, dark pink centers are fascinating surrounded by delicate pale yellow, pink or purple petals.

Verbascum 'Southern charm'

This handmade sign, drawn by Arboretum Teaching Nursery Manager Lisa Fowler, showcases one of our 75 favorite plants, and can be seen at the Arboretum Plant Sales.

 

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