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Verbascum ‘Lemon Sorbet’


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.


Continuously blooming spikes of large lemon yellow flowers. A great addition to the improved varieties being introduced. Drought tolerant.

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

SKU: VERLEMSOR Categories: ,
Common Name Mullein
Family Scrophulariaceae
Genus Verbascum
species --
Plant Type Perennial
US Patent # PP18174
EU Grant # --
Bloom Time June, July, August
Flower Color 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.
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 water needs in the garden.
Special Uses Deer Resistant, Low Water Usage
Comments Don't over fertilize. Great drainage is a necessity in wet winter areas. Does well in S. CA. 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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