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Heirloom Antique Shades Tobacco Seeds - 20 Count


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Heirloom Antique Shades Nicotiana/Flowering Tobacco Seeds
Nicotiana tabacum
Heirloom Antique Shades Nicotiana/Flowering Tobacco Seeds


Other Names: N/A - Not available at this time, data will be included when available.
Short Description: Antique Shades is an heirloom form the olden days, Light Green leaves with Yellow pendulous flowers
Details: Antique Shades tobacco is an heirloom form the olden days. Light Green leaves with Yellow pendulous flowers will work to offset all of the other plants in your garden. The leaves cure to a Very Light Golden Yellow color with a deep rich taste that defies its color. Nicotiana is the genus of annual and perennial herbs and, more rarely, shrubs of the nightshade family. Plants have sticky, hairy, foliage. The flowers are trumpet shaped and white, yellow, green, pink orange or violet. Most varieties grow well in large containers outside or indoors in direct sunlight or artificial light. Planting in your garden will help attract beneficial ecology to your garden. 
Diameter: 2 - 4.5 Feet
Height: 2 - 4 Feet
Spacing: 18-24 in.
Texture: Fine, Full Bodied Leaves
Form: Full, upturned vase shape
USDA Zones: 11 to 3a
Sun: Sun to Partial Shade
Water: Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not over water
Flower Color: Creamy Off White to Yellowish Hue
Flower Period: Mid Summer to Late Summer/Early Fall
Flowers: N/A - Not available at this time, data will be included when available.
Foliage: N/A - Not available at this time, data will be included when available.
Foliage Color: N/A - Not available at this time, data will be included when available.
Fruit: N/A - Not available at this time, data will be included when available.
Fruit Color: N/A - Not available at this time, data will be included when available.
Fruit Cones: N/A - Not available at this time, data will be included when available.
Germination: Sow indoors before last frost or direct sow after last frost. Tobacco is a very easy plant to grow and requires only 65-70 frost free nights to mature once transplanted outside. Sprinkle the seed on the soil surface, then firm the soil surface to insure good seed to soil contact. Irrigate with a very fine spray, or add water to a saucer under the flower pot. Add water as often as necessary to keep the soil surface moist, but avoid excessive water. Small amounts of fertilizer will be needed to produce the transplants. A tobacco fertilizer should contain little or no chlorine and most of the nitrogen should be in the nitrate form. Once they have grown to 4 or more inches, transplant seedlings to a prepared garden bed.
Growth Habit: Full Bodied
Ecological Value: Used for their abundant flowers, heavy leaves and ability to withstand pest attacks. Makes a wonderful garden plant, accent plant, or other garden use. May be used in containers, pots, borders, and mixed plantings. Tobacco is a very community oriented
Native range: North American Continent
Home Uses: Nicotine production by all tobacco plants can be harvested to make a totally organic and natural pesticide. Tobacco for personal consumption is limited to just under an acre; per non-commercial grower; for individual or family consumption. You could easil
Origin notes: Heirloom Grower, Lancaster County PA, USA
Soil pH: 5.5 or Higher
Soil Type: Loamy, rich soils, with heavy organic matter
Maintenance: Low
Pests: Tobacco may be susceptible to various pests and diseases if they are present in your garden. We are unable to provide a list of the different types due to geographic differences and limitations in growers edibility to identify potential pests.

 
(Unless otherwise indicated, all data in this form are from our experience, reliable sources, or general knowledge of this specific plant. As a natural living plant, variances, diversions from the norm mean, mutations, growing conditions, grower ability, location, and knowledge, and many other factors may change or alter the end result in the height, width, spread, color, and other factors of this plant. We would be very happy to help with any questions you may have, please contact us at growing@downrightnatural.com.)

  • Model: TOB-ANTIQUE-SHADES-20
  • Shipping Weight: 0.1lbs
  • 1450 Units in Stock
  • Manufactured by: Various Sources

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This product was added to our catalog on Wednesday 09 December, 2015.

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