Tobacco, Huichol (Nicotiana langsdorfii), packet of 100 seeds, organic
Family: Nightshade (Solanaceae)
Annual. 60 days to flowers
(Huichol Tobacco) I’ve come across this plant growing spontaneously and wild in dry arroyos in Arizona and New Mexico. It always stops me in my tracks and evokes great respect. I can see why it is considered such a potent totem among the native people. Huichol is a powerful ceremonial and smoking tobacco, making small leaves on long petioles. The plant makes multitudes of decorative, pendulous, yellow-green blossoms, flowering to 3 feet. Press tiny seeds into surface of potting soil and keep evenly moist until germination. Sow in spring. Once you bring a patch to fruition, it will probably volunteer the next year, springing up where you least expect it–a very independent plant!
100 seeds/pkt., Certified Organically Grown