[Roman Candles] Purple Mullein
Three foot tall spikes in many different shades of violet, red, pink and white. A nice way to add a selection of different colors of these upright growing, sun loving, and drought tolerant perennials. Worthy of a place in the border of any garden. Plants are short lived (2-4 years) but can self sow were happy. Grow in full sun and use dry/well draining soils in the winter and early spring. Wet soils promote root and crown rot.
Germination in two to three weeks at F 65. Keep seed in constant moisture (not wet) Do not cover the seeds, but tightly press into the seed starting mix.