Specie: V. bombyciferum
Turkish Mullien, Silver Mullien
Name in Latin: Scropohularieae
Name in English: Figwort Family
Origin: Europe and Asia, Turkey
Growth Habit: Biennial or perennial, short lived, herbaceous
Flower: Saucer shaped, flowers on silvery spikes (yellow), five symmetrical petals.
Blooming Period: early to late summer
Leaf: ovate silver leaves, silver hairs five "velvet" feel, spirally arranged , densely hairy.
As a cut flower woolly silver stem gives height and accent in arrangements
Care and Handling
Lasting Quality: long lasting
Amount of water: average/ moderate