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Type: Perennial
Seed #: 15
Common Name: Sweet Rocket
Latin Name: Hesperis matronalis
Variety: Species
Colour: Purple
Temperature: 18C - 22C (64F - 72F) (Zone 3)
Zone: 3
Blooms: May to June
Site: Full Sun or Part Shade
Height: 70cm - 80cm (28" - 31")
Spread: 30cm - 35cm (12" - 14")
Seeds per pack: 50
Price: $4.00
Plant these to encourage birds and butterflies to visit your garden frequently. This plant is a great water saver. Also perfect for the busy lifestyle gardener or just that dry area where nothing seems to grow. This plant is scented.
Attracts
Butterflies
Drought
Tolerant
Scented



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Sweet Rocket


Notes: A long lived, easy to grow, early blooming perennial. Sweet Rocket has been long loved for its intensely sweet scented lilac purple or white blooms on single spikes. Perfect for adding scent to cut bouquets and attracting bees and other pollinators to the garden. Ideal for the back of beds and borders. These plants are very hardy and adaptable. Self sows; considered invasive in some areas.


Instructions: Surface sow. Germination is 10 to 25 days.


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Foxglove Mix - This  variety produces spires of white and pink tubular florets with vividly speckled throats. Flowers 1st year from early sowing fall sowing. Plants are hardy bi-ennials. Useful in a wild flower garden as it self sows easily. Ancients  founded the medicinal uses that are still used today in the treatment of heart problems. Hummingbirds love the early and late blooms. Cut flowering stems down to the ground to encourage second spikes.   Bee Balm - A slow spreading plant that has a great aroma. Sprinkle its leaves and flowers in fruit salads. Good plant for poor, well drained soil. It has a unique flowering habit, funky seed heads which makes it a gorgeous as a cut flower. Butterflies and hummingbirds love this plant and it is drought tolerant and deer resistant. Note that the bergamot herb is not the source of bergamot oil.   Coreopsis - One of the best and oldest varieties of cultivated wildflowers. These plants prefer the well drained soil poor so many of us are blessed with. Coreopsis is a great cut flower that is deer resistant, drought tolerant, butterflies adore it. Coreopsis has also proven to be a lady bug magnet to our gardens. Lady bugs are very beneficial to any garden as they are known to eat aphids.
Foxglove Mix   Bee Balm   Coreopsis
(Digitalis )   (Monarda didyma)   (Coreopsis lanceolata)

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