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dames violet

rosemummyrosemummy Posts: 2,010

In a magazine I saw a picture of a lovely lilac/purple flower the called 'dame's violet' I've never heard of this, it looke dlike honesty, does anyone know?


  • AdriAdri Posts: 16

    It's Latin name is

    Hesperis matronalis.

    Now you can find out more on Google!☺

  • rosemummyrosemummy Posts: 2,010

    hesperis! hurrah!  that is sweet rocket got lots of lovely seedlings! never heard it called anything else, thanks adri

  • Flowerlover3Flowerlover3 Posts: 219

    How do you grow it from seed? I have tried 3 or 4 times with no success, it's supposed to be one of the easy ones image

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