Verbascum Sugar Plum

 

Verbascum Sugar Plum. A compact sterile perennial. With deep purple flowers and interesting foliage. Max Height 45cm. Max Spread 30cm. Flowers May to October. An interesting and popular variety ideal for planting in a cottage garden setting.

 

 

Plant in fertile well drained soil and partial shade. Hardy.

 

General Herbaceous & Perennial Planting and care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding some planting compost.
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the area thoroughly.
  • Water regular until established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.