Hesperis matronalis ‘Purple’ – (Sweet Rocket, Dames Rocket)

$4.10

Description

This is the purple form of sweet rocket.

These plants are biennial, but will self seed.  In the first year, a low mound of green leaves is formed, and then in the following spring they produce lovely  upright branching heads of fragrant phlox-like flowers. They make an excellent cut flower , and  are attractive to butterflies and beneficial insects.

Additional information

Classification

Hardy Biennial

Common Name

Dames Rocket, Sweet Rocket

Maximum Height

approx 90 cm with flowers

Number of seeds in packet

approx 50