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Nicotiana x sanderae 'Baby Bella'

 
Nicotiana x sanderae 'Baby Bella'
flowering tobacco
Nicotiana x sanderae 'Baby Bella'

Common name flowering tobacco
Family solanaceae
Life cycle tender perennial (Z9-11)
Flowers burgundy (summer)
Size 24-30"
Light sun
From seed germinate at room temperature, with exposure to light
detailed seed-starting info below

Fragrant wine-red flowers on well-branched plants. We grow this as an annual. In our first attempt, blooms arrived by early June; nice, even though the plants were still small. The following year flowers came later, but arrived in greater numbers, on larger plants. Quite nice – I wish it would self-seed.

flowering tobacco

This plant used to grow in our garden, but it slipped away...

Seed for this plant is included on my seed trade list

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Seed-starting details for this plant

  1. Seed from HPS/MAG '10/'11 exchange. Baggy 70F with light (35%G, 6-16d)
  2. Same seed as above. Baggy 70F with light (30%G, 6-16d)
  3. Seed from HPS/MAG '12/'13 exchange. Baggy 70F with light (22+%G, 8-15d)


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