Nicotiana knightiana

A statuesque and glamorous tobacco flower, which stands six feet tall, with small tubular flowers in green velvet. More
500 seeds 020146 £1.95

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A statuesque and glamorous tobacco flower, which stands six feet tall, with small tubular flowers in green velvet, the perfect upper storey to any border, vase or bunch of cut flowers. I truly love it.

Please note: This is harmful if eaten.

Genus Nicotiana knightiana
Type Half-Hardy Annual
Common Name Tobacco Plant, Tobacco Flower
Border Position Back
Soil Type Fertile, Neutral
Site Full Sun, Part Shade
Moisture Moist but Well-drained, Well-drained
Height 1.2m (47in)
Spacing 45cm (18in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Surface sow under cover March-April, keep warm until germinated. Plant out after risk of frosts.
Care Tips Keep well watered.
Flowering Flowers 14-16 weeks from sowing.
Vase Life 7-10 days.
Harvesting Flower production: 3 months.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest

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