Hoary stock white seeds



Gillyflowers, also called hoary stocks or wallflowers, are typical garden plants for the cottage garden - they are among the oldest ornamental plants and have been cultivated already in ancient Rome. In former times the wallflower was highly valued for its fragrant, beautiful flowers. Mixture of different colors. 

Growing instructions 

Preculture beginning in March. Plant out the strong plants in May. 

picture source: By Wildfeuer - Own work (own photo), CC BY 2.5, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=1431789

Details: Plant description & care 

Plant family: Brassicaceae

Plant height approx.: 40–80 cm

Flower colour: Pink, Red, Violet, White

Flowering period : April, June, May

Location: Protection from wind, Sun

Water requirements: Water moderately

Lifecycle : Annual, Biennial

Winter hardy up to: –15 °C

Sowing & cultivation

Indoor pre-culture (seedling stage): February, March

Sowing time outdoors: June

Best germination temperature : 15 – 20 °C

Germination time in days: 7 – 14

Planting distance approx: 25 x 25 cm

references: https://www.magicgardenseeds.com/Vegetables/Hoary-Stock-(Matthiola-incana)-A.MAT02-