Nicotiana Only The Lonely – Item #4148


A stately flowering tobacco known for its sweet, heady fragrance. Only the Lonely’s towering stems are topped with candelabra-like clusters of tubular white flowers that reach full fragrance at dusk. Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies.

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Additional information

Weight .05 g
Dimensions .125 × 3.25 × 4.5 in

Planting & Harvesting

Seed Depth: surface

Spacing: scatter thinly

Sprouts In: 10-20 days

Thinning: 6″ (15cm)

Plant in full sun to part shade in rich, well-drained soil after all danger of frost has passed. Mix tiny seeds with sand to facilitate sowing. Seeds require light to germinate. Start transplants indoors six to eight weeks before last frost.

Tall plants may require staking in windy areas.

Additional Information

Botanical Name: Nicotiana sylvestris

Height: 2-3′ (61-91cm)

Bloom Period: summer

Type: annual