Nicotiana alata

GGW Plant Pick of the Month: Nicotiana

– Posted in: Garden Plants

  I gave up smoking years ago, but I’m not about to quit using tobacco. Flowering tobacco (Nicotiana spp.) that is, a family of plants—annuals for me, but many are hardy in Zone 7 or warmer-- that have been enriching my garden for years. I’m not talking about those cute little garden-center hybrids. Breeders seeking richer colors and [...]