The species of ornamental tobacco whose seeds are offered for sale all come from South America.
All the seeds sold have been produced by Bergerac Seed & Breeding, in France.
Seeds sold exclusively in the European Union, in bags containing 0.25 g of seeds.
|Species||Approximate number of seeds / bag||Price / bag*|
|Nicotiana tabacum Atropurpurea||2500||7.50€|
|Nicotiana tabacum variété Bel W3||2500||7.50€|
|Nicotiana tabacum variété Bel B||2500||7.50€|
Large pure white flowers of almost 7 cm in diameter, very fragrant flowers, 100-150 cm.
Species close to Nicotiana alata, large dark red flowers, 70-100 cm.
Small tubulated flowers, 3 cm long, lime green, slightly drooping and borne by long slender stems, no fragrance, blue pollen. Branched plant, 100-150 cm.
Loose plant growth habit, 50-100 cm. White flowers with very long and narrow corolla tubes, somewhat fragrant.
A plant with a majestic growth habit, broad and light green leaves, and elegant flowering stems with long drooping, pure white, fragrant, tubular flowers, 10 cm long and 3 cm in diameter. 150-200 cm, width 60 cm. For flowerbeds background.
A soft-woody shrub of more than 3 to 6 m tall, branched habit, rather small decorative and glaucous leaves. Small tubulated golden yellow flowers, no fragrance. Very fast growing. Frost-resistant species up to -4°C, which can be cut and protected by mulching during winter.
Branched plant measuring 100 to 200 cm high. Dark green flowers.
Nicotiana tabacum Atropurpurea
Plant with strong development for flowerbeds background, red flowers.
Air pollution indicator Tobacco
In case of ozone pollution, the leaves of Nicotiana tabacum variety Bel W3 (sensitive) react with many small necrotic spots while, under the same conditions, the variety Bel B (resistant) shows no symptoms. A simple and pedagogical method for assessing ozone air pollution.