sweet rocket


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Noun1.sweet rocket - long cultivated herb having flowers whose scent is more pronounced in the eveningsweet rocket - long cultivated herb having flowers whose scent is more pronounced in the evening; naturalized throughout Europe to Siberia and into North America
flower - a plant cultivated for its blooms or blossoms
genus Hesperis, Hesperis - biennial or perennial erect herbs having nocturnally fragrant flowers
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Squeeze The shorter varieties are also great alternatives to tulips for partnering with wallflowers, while the taller varieties sit nicely with foxgloves, honesty, sweet rocket or hardy annuals, which can be sown in autumn to be in flower at the same time.
We also took lots of young plants, including sweet rocket grown from seed, that we're hoping will romp away so fingers crossed there'll be something to look at this summer.
PLANT OF THE WEEK HESPERIS MATRONALIS ALSO known as dame's violet or sweet rocket, this is a delightful cottage garden plant that starts to come into flower late spring.
Perhaps the most important quality is scent, because when you are sitting in a corner of your garden on a still summer's evening, it is the scent of sweet rocket and perfume of honeysuckle mingling with the fragrance of roses that makes you stay, relax and enjoy.
In this category we have foxgloves, wallflowers and Sweet William, as well as one my favourites, sweet rocket.
Grow plants which will attract butterflies including buddleia, Verbena bonariensis, lavender, perennial wallflower, marjoram, phlox, nasturtium, escallonia, cone flower, aster, sweet rocket, lobelia and herbs including chives, thyme and mint.
Peas are surrounded with bearded iris, lettuces, cabbages and chives, and rosemary are mixed in with hollyhocks, perennial pinks, sweet rocket and larkspur.
Plants like sweet rocket, nasturtium and sorrel will keep the caterpillars happy.
Nearby are purple flowered geraniums and another biennial plant, hesperis, the sweet rocket with its 3ft tall shoots covered in sweet smelling mauve flowers.
Dame's Rocket, also called Sweet Rocket, has four petals, grows 1 to 3 feet high and comes in pink, purple or white.
Sweet Rocket ABBY MORRIS AWITHOUT any doubt 'Sweet Rocket', hesperis matronalis, especially in the evening.
Fragrant, Sweet Rocket ABBY MORRIS PHILIP PARTRIDGE, AAIt's WITHOUT any doubt 'Sweet Rocket', hesperis matronalis, especially in the evening.