DAME'S ROCKET SEEDS

Queen's Gilliflower

Hesperis matronalis

How to plant Dame's Rocket seeds

Dame's Rocket PR00795

DAME'S ROCKET

Flowers attract butterflies, hummingbirds and moths. Easy to grow in sun or light shade.

This old-fashioned, cottage garden plant produces rounded clusters of violet flowers that are similar to stock and are wonderfully fragrant at night. Grows 2-3′ tall. Easy to grow from seed. Often self-sows. Winter hardy to zone 3. Packet is ⅛ ounce, about 2,000 seeds.

Dame's Rocket can not ship to CO, CT, MA, NH, or WI.
⅛ ounce - $1.99
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Dame's Rocket Mix seeds PR16115

DAME'S ROCKET MIX

A beautiful blend of violet and white fragrant flowers on easy to grow 2-3′ plants. Winter hardy to zone 3. Packet is ⅛ ounce, about 2,000 seeds.

Dame's Rocket can not ship to CO, CT, MA, NH, or WI.
⅛ ounce - $1.99
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How to Plant Dame's Rocket Seeds

Direct sow into prepared seed beds that have been cleared of weeds and have had the top 1″ of soil loosened. Rake seed in. Press into soil by walking over the area. Keep moist until germination. Can be started indoors in 2″ containers.

Growing dame's rocket: Full or part sun, light shade in hottest climates. Prefers ample water, tolerates moderate water, average garden soil. Flowers elicit a delicious, sweet, clove-live fragrance at night. Removing old flowers promotes bloom, limits self-sowing. Attracts bees, butterflies and hummingbirds. "Rocket" is the name plants were originally given due to their speedy spring growth. Plants are deer resistant.