Verbascum Clementine. Clementine mullein is an herbaceous perennial with tall flower stalks held atop a low mound of foliage. Verbascum were once known as 'the candlewick plant', as down from the grey green foliage was used for wicks in lamps before the introduction of cotton.
Bred and selected by the national collection holders of verbascum, vic johnstone and claire wilson, ‘clementine’ was first launched at the hampton court flower show in 2003. Green leaves are held in a low rosette, bearing tall upright spikes with delicate blooms of soft apricot orange with a magenta eye. Check out our verbascum clementine selection for the very best in unique or custom, handmade pieces from our gardening & plants shops.
A Verbascum With Tall Flower Stalks That Produce Delightful Flowers That Range In Colour From Subtle Peach To Vibrant Tangerine Orange.
In colder regions or more exposed gardens, it may lose them all, but then fresh new growth appears again in spring. Beds and borders, cottage/informal, drought tolerant, flower arranging, gravel, wildlife. Big plants garden plants 4 image image search hampton court flower show architectural plants backyard ideas for small yards herbaceous border leaf images.
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Delicate, purple eyes contrast brilliantly with the foliage & flower tones. Two hundred and fifty species are mostly native to europe and turkey, all found on poorer, disturbed soil. A must for the cottage garden.
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Height 120cm (4') stunning tall spires of soft apricot flowers are borne throughout the height of the summer. Verbascum were once known as 'the candlewick plant', as down from the grey green foliage was used for wicks in lamps before the introduction of cotton. Verbascum clementine is happy grown in coastal areas, where salty conditions will not trouble her.
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Mullein 'clementine' 'clementine' is a tall, upright perennial growing up to 1.5m with large green leaves arranged in a low rosette. It is an elegant and architectural plant, which is said to be more. Tall, colourful and stately, a wonderful accent plant.
Green Leaves Are Held In A Low Rosette, Bearing Tall Upright Spikes With Delicate Blooms Of Soft Apricot Orange With A Magenta Eye.
Yet i like verbascums and have thriving populations established over the stockbeds of my nursery. A really stunning perennial with tall spikes of softest apricot flowers borne during the height of the summer months. Towering to a height of 1.5m and spreading to 60cm, she creates a dramatic sight.