A compact variety with short spires, Verbascum ‘Dark Eyes’ (Mullein) is a must-have addition to the front of a border or for displaying in patio containers and helping to create the quintessential cottage garden look. This is a look which many gardeners aspire to portray in their garden, and Dark Eyes short spires of yellow blooms with contrasting maroon eyes make this happen. It also makes the perfect showy border perennial.
Unlike some varieties, Verbascum 'Dark Eyes' is neat and compact, reaching only 30cm (12") tall – great for introducing a vertical accent to the front of borders where its blooms can be really appreciated and stand out amongst the rest. Vertical plants also add a lot more interest to your garden and show true cottage garden variety.
The upright flower spikes and stocky habit make this low-maintenance variety a great choice for a small space garden. So no matter what shape or size of your garden, Dark Eyes can adapt to your growing needs. This delightful flower plant is also highly attractive to pollinating insects, so if you want to attract more wildlife to your garden, then they sure will love this! When flowers are in full bloom they make a beautiful cut flower which can be an addition to a summery bouquet indoors or as a gift to someone special.
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Suttons wants to ensure that all of our plants are delivered to you in the best condition for planting. Unfortunately there are some postcodes that take longer to deliver to and therefore we can not guarantee this, so we are sorry to advise that we do not ship live plants to the following areas; HS, IV41-IV56, KW15-KW17, PA34, PA41-48, PA60-PA78, PA80, PH40-PH44, TR21-TR25, ZE1-ZE3.
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Verbascum Dark Eyes
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