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Verbascum ‘Gold Nugget’


This plant is no longer for sale directly from TERRA NOVA® Nurseries. However, it may still be available through one of our Licensees or Retail Sources.


Forms a rosette of soft silvery leaves with central stems and large gold flowers. It has larger flowers and leaves than 'Jackie' on a nice compact plant making this one a winner.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 5-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 8″ / 14″ / 18″
Exposure: Full Sun
Bloom Time(s): June, July, August

SKU: VERGOLNUG Categories: ,
Common Name Mullein
Family Scrophulariaceae
Genus Verbascum
species --
Plant Type Perennial
US Patent # PP18311
EU Grant # --
Bloom Time June, July, August
Flower Color Orange, Yellow
Foliage Color Green
Dormancy Winter
Exposure Full Sun
Growth Habit Upright, Clumping
Growth Rate Fast
Hardiness Zone 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
How Different? New flower color on 'Jackie'-like plant, silvery leaves.
Landscape Value Sun garden, mixed beds or borders.
Most Active Growing Season Spring
Persistence Deciduous
Size (HT/W/FL HT) 8" / 14" / 18"
Soil (Garden) Excellent porosity and high mineral.
Water (Garden) Average
Special Uses Deer Resistant, Low Water Usage
Comments Consider it drought tolerant. Deer and rabbits tend to leave the Verbascum alone.
Water (Greenhouse) Dry moderately between waterings.
EC 0.75 – 1.0
pH 6.4 – 7.4
Fertility Needs 50 – 100 ppm
Finish Time to 4″ 4 – 6 weeks
Finish Time to Gallon
Day Length for Flowering Day Neutral
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