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Nicotiana Sylvestris! Woodland tobacco - this has a much lower nicotine content then normal tobacco, produces large leaves and is very tall - it is most known for its very unique fragrant smell from the many flowers it produces. Seeds are tiny but easy to germinate and plant is easy to grow.

Nicotiana tobacum "Virginia tobacco" -- this plant can grow up to 7ft tall with huge leaves. It is amazing that more people don't grow this as an ornamental. Also has pink flowers that attract the hummingbird, and the hummingbird moth.

Foxglove (Digitalis purpurea) ~ these are easy to grow and so showy, but are toxic if ingested; this is where the cardiac drug digitalis comes from. Lovely aren't they?

Catnip! Nepeta cataria -- makes cats go crazy, very easy to grow, and obviously fragrant. It is also a great flower to grow to attract butterflies as it produces many many small purple flowers. Generally reseeds itself, and can come back year after year.

from Better Homes and Gardens

How to Grow, Maintain, and Divide Bearded Iris

How to Grow, Maintain, and Divide Bearded Iris Bearded iris is among the most elegant -- and easy to grow -- flowers of spring. Follow our tips for long-lasting, ever-multiplying blooms.

Poison Hemlock seeds! Eat it, you die - it is pretty toxic, but for how common it is , it is obviously not a hazard. A lot of bee keepers grow this near their bee housing(?) to help increase honey production as it is a plant that produces lots of nectar for bees and other insects such as butterflies. Likes to grow near water.

from The Art of Doing Stuff

How to Plant GarlicNow's the time

how to plant and grow garlic. - I did this with a .49 garlic from the gocery and had so much garlic, plus while it's growing it's pretty... Oh we use this so much I should seriously grow it!!!

The easiest tobacco to grow - Also the one with the highest nicotine content! $3 for 1000 seeds. It is mostly used as an organic pesticide for insects as nicotine is very toxic. Also attracts bugs, however - such as bees and butterflies because of its prolific flowers which tend to be a bright yellow to a slight green depending on age. Pretty nice little plant, and very unique. Great conversation starter.

Tobacco Plant This plant comes from the same family as the Nightshades and this genus also contains the plants commercially grown to produce tobacco. It contains piperidine alkaloids which are found in poison hemlock, and the pyridine alkaloid Nicotine which has insecticidal properties . Could cause fetal abnormalities in livestock and mso best avoided in tortoises.

from Better Homes and Gardens

The Best Fragrant Flowers for Your Garden

Prized for their intensely fragrant flowers, most sweet peas are 4- to 6-foot-tall vines: http://www.bhg.com/gardening/design/styles/fragrant-plant-favorites/?socsrc=bhgpin031714sweetpea&page=9

Grow a Christmas Cactus this year! See how from the experts at HGTVGardens: blog.hgtvgardens.com/christmas-cactus-grow-one-this-season/?soc=hpp

‘Nocotiana sylvestris’, is a bold, dramatic plant that is very fragrant. At night, the very fragrant 3 inch long flowers will waft their perfume into your open windows.

from Just Imagine - Daily Dose of Creativity

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from Self Reliant School

Building A Seed Growing Rack On The Cheap

Step by step directions for building a seed growing rack. #beselfreliant:

nicotiana tabacum, the tobacco plant, nicotine comes from the dried leaves of the plant and is HIGHLY toxic. causing excitement and eventual depression of the central nervous system, causes respiratory failure, and birth defects