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botanical name:
Verbascum 'Cotswold Queen'
Verbascum 'Cotswold Queen' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Mullein
family:  Scrophulariaceae
characteristics: perennial, semi-evergreen
height: 1.10m
width: 0.45m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: grey-green
flower colour: yellow
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: alkaline
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 9
Hybrid perennial Mullien. Spikes of bright yellow flowers with maroon centres. Semi-evergreen, grey-green basal foliage

Well-drained, preferably chalky, poorish soil in full sun.

From root cuttings, usually taken in early autumn.

Borders, cottage gardens

other notes:
A hybrid of Verbascum nigrum x Verbascum densiflorum.

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