An annual plant, it grows to a height of 2m with a spread of 1.5m.
The stem is round, stout, erect, yellowish green and branching; the leaves are alternate, petioled, oval to elliptical, acuminate, with broadly serrate margins, and dark green above, with a greyish green under surface; the flowers are large, white, funnel shaped and 8cm long, appearing in summer and autumn; the fruit are large, spiny, ovate capsules, containing numerous, dark brown seeds.
A native of the Caspian Sea region, it is adaptable to most soils and positions, and is drought and frost resistant.
Propagation is by seed, sown into very well draining and sandy soil.
|Lifecycle:||1 (0: N/A, 1: annual, 2: perennial, 3: biennial)|
We are a family-owned and operated business.
Dust Bowl Seed is dedicated to supporting sustainable agriculture, preserving our genetic diversity & providing farmers & gardeners with the highest quality seed.
100% of our seed is un-treated, pure & natural & 100% GMO-Free!