Plantain, Narrow Leaf (Plantago lanceolata) Seeds

Plantain, Narrow Leaf (Plantago lanceolata) Seeds


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Seed packs contain a generous amount of seed for the home gardener. Minimum 50 seeds per pack.

USDA Restricted: No sales to AR, IA


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Description :

Plantago lanceolata is a species of flowering plant in the plantain family Plantaginaceae. It is known by the common names ribwort plantain, narrowleaf plantain, English plantain, ribleaf and lamb’s tongue.

Type: Perennial
Family:  Plantaginaceae
Native Range:
Growing Zones:  4-8
Mature Height: 18-24 inches 
Mature Width: 12 inches 

Sowing: Start indoors in pots 4-6 weeks before the last frost, or direct sow in Fall. Barely cover seed. Needs light to germinate.
Sow depth: ¼ in
Days to Germinate: 7-28 @ 55-65F
Special Maintenance: Germination is enhanced by moist chilling at 38 degrees for 2 months.

Sunlight: Full sun, Part Sun, Part Shade
Soil Type: Average
Water: Average
Drought Tolerance: Moderate
Growth Rate: Moderate

Leaf Description: Slender with center rib
Bloom Time: Spring-Fall, April-October
Bloom Description: Green-brown

Harvest: Leaf, Seed
Harvest Time: Spring-Fall, April-October

Special Properties: Bees, Butterflies, Pollinators, Deer resistant

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