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Hesperis matronalis 'Alba'

Sweet Rocket

Hardy Biennial

Charming, large spikes of single, white flowers, fragrant in the evening.

Culinary note: Some parts of these flowers are edible. For more details about edible flowers click here.

Ideal For:
cottage gardens, wildlife gardens, cut flower garden
Flowering Period:
May, June, July
Position:
full sun, sun or semi shade
    • 1 packet (250 hesperis seeds)

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    • Despatch: by Monday
    • £2.99
Optimum Germination Temperature: 60-65F (15-18C). Sowing Depth: 1/8 Inch (3 mm). Sowing Time: May to June. Sow in late spring/early summer in a reserve border, thin out or plant out as necessary and plant out in their flowering positions in early autumn.

Space the plants 30cm (12in) apart in full sun or part shade.

Plant in ordinary garden soil.

Seeds and garden supplies will normally be delivered within the time period stated against each product as detailed above.

Despatch: Within 24 hours applies to orders placed online from Sunday to Thursday. Orders placed online on Friday or Saturday will be despatched on Monday. Please note that for Bank Holiday weekends, orders placed Friday to Sunday will be despatched on Tuesday.

Plants, bulbs, corms, tubers, shrubs, trees, potatoes etc are delivered at the appropriate time for planting and will be stated on the product page or in your order acknowledgement page and email.


Orders for packets of seed incur a P&P charge of £1.95.
Orders which include any other products will incur a P&P charge of £4.95.
Where an order includes both packets of seeds and other products a maximum P&P charge of £6.90 will apply - regardless of the number of items ordered.


Please see our Delivery / P&P page for further details and details of any surcharges that may apply to certain destinations.

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