A gorgeous garden plant that is medicinal in the right dosage and quite toxic otherwise. Flowers are creamy white with purple accents. Rare and very unusual!
Water: Appreciates consistent water, but can grow in dry or moist conditions
Hardiness: Frost Hardy
Habit: A biennial or short-lived perennial, in the first year it forms a basal rosette of leaves. During the second year and thereafter, it has an erect 2’ to 4’ flowering stalk.
Light: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Soil: Loamy soil
Origin: Southeastern Europe in the Balkans region