The cream and green marbled leaves form a basal rosette of oval leaves. Small green flowers on a narrow spike in June - July. Self-seeds easily, remove flowers in self-seeding is not desired.
This mound of variegated plantain leaves is great just to marvel at; however, variegated plantain leaves also work well for bee-stings!
Plant this interesting novelty for a walkway or pathway planting in sun to open part shade.
Season: Perennial USDA Zones: 3 - 9 Height: 10 inches Bloom Season: May - July Bloom Color: White Environment: Full sun to partial shade Soil Type: Average soils, pH 6 - 7.5
Temperature: Sow at 68F, if no germ. in 3 - 4 weeks, move to 24 - 39F for 2 - 4 weeks Average Germ Time: 21 - 28 days Light Required: Yes Depth: 1/16 inch Moisture: Keep seeds moist until germination Plant Spacing: 6 inches