Nicotiana ‘Tinkerbell Mixture’ F2 Dwarf / Tobacco Plant / Seeds

(Code: B&T_048)
£ 1.25
Nicotiana ‘Tinkerbell Mixture’ F2 Dwarf / Tobacco Plant / Seeds

Nicotiana 'Tinkerbell' is an attractive dwarf mixture of red and rosy blue flowers.  Plants have wiry stems, topped with a haze of small blooms from June to the first frost. These are very adaptable plants and can be grown in pots, beds and borders, reaching a height of about 30cm.

Nicotianas like full sun and light well drained soil. They tolerate light shade.

Pack of approx 2,500 seeds.  Sow in spring for planting out after the last frost.  Seeds can be direct sown in the garden from late May.  Sowing instructions and a colour photo are printed on the packet. 

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Hardiness Half hardy annual
Flowers June to the first frost
Height 30cm
Spread 20cm
Conditions  Sun and light well drained soils
Sow Sow in spring. Sow from February to May, in trays of moist seed compost.  Cover lightly with compost and do not exclude light.  Keep at 18-20°C and germination takes 1-2 weeks.  Transplant seedlings into pots when they are big enough to handle. Plant out into the garden after the last frost.
Grow Deadhead to encourage flowers.  Remove plants in the autumn when they have finished flowering.