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Nicotiana Glauca

Botanical Name:

Nicotiana glauca

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How to Grow
Water
High
Water generously when surface of mix is dry.
Sunlight
Partial Shade - Full Sun
~
3-6 hours of sun per day, with protection from intense mid-day sun
Characteristics

Bloom Time

Jun, Jul, Aug, Dec

Plant Type

Herb/Forb, Poisonous, Shrub, Tree, Shrub or tree.

Lifespan

Perennial, Woody

Flower

Flowers tubular, cream or yellow-green, 5-lobed at top, Flowers erect to ± pendulous, in broad, flat, loose, paniculiform inflorescences 6–15 cm long, at the ends of the branches and in the axils below; bracts and bracteoles small, subulate, ephemeral; pedicels 5–10 mm long, slender, later markedly thickened distally, 11–14 mm long and incurved in fruit. Flowers erect to ± pendulous, ephemeral.

Fruit

Egg-shaped, two-valved capsule, 0.5- 0.75 inches long and slightly longer than the persistent papery calyx. It produces a large number of tiny seeds, which can be dispersed by wind and water., Capsules brown, ellipsoid or ovoid, 0.8–1.2 × 5–8 mm, glabrous, dehiscing by four glabrous smooth valves, subtended by accrescent glabrescent calyx

Benefits
Attracts

Bees

Butterflies

Hummingbirds

Taxonomy

Order

Solanales

Family

Solanaceae

Genus

Nicotiana

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