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Today's bloom is Dame's Rocket (Hesperis matronalis)

Bloom of the Day for August 31st, 2012:

Dame's Rocket
(Hesperis matronalis)

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Information:
Type of plant: Biennials, Perennials

Bloom color: Violet/Lavender, White/Near White

Bloom time of year: Late Spring/Early Summer

Sun requirements: Full Sun, Sun to Partial Shade, Light Shade

Cold hardiness: Zone 4a to Zone 9b

Height: 36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Spacing: 15-18 in. (38-45 cm)

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6 vendors have this plant for sale.

40 members have or want this plant for trade.

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Kell wrote:
Such a pretty shot, Kin! Love it. Great way to end your month. I just recently saw this plant in person and fell in love with it!

GardenGuyKin wrote:
I love the sweet fragrance they have also. Thanks , Kell.

pirl wrote:
Wonderful photo, Kin!


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