Letitia flannel plant

Verbascum 'Letitia'

Letitia Flannel Plant | Verbascum \'Letitia\' | Plant Select
Letitia flannel plant grows well in full sun through part shade. Yes, part shade! This globe-shaped perennial adds a pop of colorful beauty in those trickier light conditions in your landscape. It gets masses of bright yellow flowers in summer over beautiful, gray-green foliage. It's attractive to butterflies and other pollinators, but rabbits and deer tend to leave it alone. It won the Royal Horticultural Society's Award of Garden Merit. Read this charming perennial's story.

Tips from pros: Don't remove this plant's dead leaves over the winter, even if they look a little untidy. The leaves are protecting next year's buds. The leaves will fall off on their own in the spring when the buds begin to grow.
Plant Type Perennial
Height 10-12 inches
Width 10-12 inches
Flowering Season May-June
Flower Color Yellow
Sun Sun, Partial Sun
Water Needs moderate to xeric
USDA Hardiness Zone Zones 5-9
Soil Type Clay, loam, sandy, rocky
Deer Resistant Yes
Good for Pollination Yes
Winter Interest No
North American Native No
Year Introduced 2024
Annual Commercial Maintenance Trim to shape in spring and deadhead flowers with a quick shear to keep Letitia blooming longer.
5-10 Year Commercial Maintenance Follow annual maintenance
Elevation Guide 7200