General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Wet Mesic
Plant Height: 4 to 6 feet (1.2-1.8m)
Plant Spread: 1 to 2 feet (30-60cm)
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Fruit: Showy
Fruiting Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Uses: Will Naturalize
Suitable as Annual
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Toxicity: Leaves are poisonous
Roots are poisonous
Fruit is poisonous
Propagation: Seeds: Provide light
Needs specific temperature: Minimum of 73 degrees F
Depth to plant seed: Surface sown (not covered)
Sow in situ
Start indoors
Can handle transplanting
Pollinators: Self
Moths and Butterflies
Various insects

Victory Seed Company sells seeds of Woodland Tobacco (Nicotiana sylvestris).

Common names
  • Woodland Tobacco
  • Tobacco Plant
  • Tobacco

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Plant Events from our members
chelle On June 3, 2015 Plant emerged
Espied self-sown seedlings in the garden today. They look to be a week or two along; perhaps 3/4" across at the widest point.
dorothythomas98 On May 11, 2014 Bloomed
Kristine1212 On April 11, 2018 Seeds sown
carlysuko On July 6, 2018 Transplanted
Planted seedlings out into garden
carlysuko On March 29, 2018 Seeds germinated
carlysuko On March 3, 2018 Seeds sown
carlysuko On March 3, 2018 Seeds sown
dnrevel On March 14, 2022 Seeds sown
WSown self collected seed in jug.
dnrevel On March 27, 2021 Seeds sown
W / Spring sowed in a pot, will place in cold frame in a few days.
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