Botanical Name: Nicotiana sylvestris
Native: Argentina and Bolivia
Hardiness: Perennial in USDA zones 10 and 11, usually grown as an annual
Plant Dimensions: 4'–6' tall
Variety Information: Numerous 3"-long, trumpet-shaped white, pendant-like, hanging, fragrant flowers
Exposure: Full sun to part shade
Bloom Period: Summer to frost
Attributes: Attracts Hummingbirds, Attracts Pollinators, Cut Flower, Deer Resistant
When to Sow Outside: 1 to 2 weeks after your average last frost date.
When to Start Inside: RECOMMENDED. 6 to 8 weeks before your average last frost date.
Days to Emerge: 7–21 days
Seed Depth: Press lightly into surface
Seed Spacing: A group of 3 seeds every 24"
Thinning: When 1" tall, thin to 1 every 24"