Pinch or deadhead spent flowers to promote reblooming. Plants prefer a rich, well draining soils. Branching stems are hung with drooping sprays of bell-shaped, bright green flowers about 2 inches long. Upright-growing plants with soft, oval, often quite large leaves; both foliage and stems are slightly sticky. Five pointed florets are trumpet shaped, with red, white, rose, pink, yellow, and lavender colors. When grown in masses or used as a bedding plant, individual plants should be spaced approximately 8 inches apart.

Avalon Bright Pink is very compact, rarely exceeding 15 inches high, 1 feet wide. Zinnia Zinnia hybrida Profusion ‘Fire’. It has no significant negative characteristics. It is highly tolerant of urban pollution and will even thrive in inner city environments. Add fertilizer when planting and every month during the season. It needs about 6 hours of sun a day to bring out its good looks.

Starmaker Bright Red Flowering Tobacco.

Starmaker Lime/Purple Bicolor Nicotiana

Note that when growing plants in outdoor containers and baskets, they may require more frequent waterings than they would in the yard or garden. It does not include our entire selection of plants, so be sure to visit our store to see varieties that may not be represented on seies list. Nicotiana are grown from seeds.

They can be grown in pots and containers, too. Nicotiana is a member of the tobacco family. This plant will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and should not require much pruning, except when necessary, such as to remove dieback. Zinnia Zinnia hybrida Profusion ‘Fire’.


How to Grow and Care for Nicotiana Flower Plant, Flowering Tobacco, Tobacco Flower

As such, gardeners should take into consideration that it will perform differently than it would in its native habitat. Its foliage tends to remain low and dense right to the ground. Use a general purpose fungicide in humid weather, and when problems appear.

Nicotiana Starmaker is a half-hardy annual that can grow in full sun or partial nkcotiana. It is highly tolerant of urban pollution and will even thrive in inner city environments. Tender perennials from South America. Nicotiana looks good in mass plantings as bedding plants, or in clumps.

This vigourous, compact variety produces volumes of bright red blooms above rich green foliage, from early summer, through fall; fragrant, with rich, enduring color; a great choice for beds, borders, or containers. Its medium texture blends into the garden, but can always be balanced by a couple of finer or coarser plants for an effective composition.

Plants like a lot of water and nutrients.

Viola Viola cornuta Penny ‘Blue’. Plants are native to warm tropical and sub-tropical areas of North and South America.

Starmaker Series

Some nicotianas reseed readily. Plants prefer a rich, well draining soils. Inch-long leaves are virtually hidden by a profusion of star-shaped, inches flowers in bright pink.

It has no significant negative characteristics. Selection and hybridization with other species have produced many garden strains that stay open day and night and come in colors, including white, pink shades, red, and lime-green, but their perfume is not as strong as that of the unimproved species. Try stqrmaker on or near your patio or deck.


This particular variety is an interspecific hybrid, and parts of it are known to be toxic to humans and animals, so care should be exercised in planting it around children and pets. Produced by Clarity Connect, Inc. Search For More Plants.

Striking in a night garden. Flowers begin to appear and bloom in the early summer. Do not disturb the soil until seedlings have begun to grow. This Plant Library is an online resource representing many of the varieties that we carry over the course of the season, ncotiana is intended for informational purposes only.

Flowering Tobacco, Jasmine Tobacco ‘Starmaker Bright Red’

If scent especially during evening is important to you, plant 3 feet-high ‘Grandiflora’. It can be propagated by cuttings; however, as a cultivated variety, be aware that it may be subject to certain restrictions or nicoiana on propagation. Add fertilizer when planting and every month during the season.