Dame's Rocket

Hesperis matronalis

Summary 2

Hesperis matronalis is a herbaceous plant species in the mustard family, Brassicaceae. It has numerous common names, including dame's rocket, damask violet, dame's-violet, dames-wort, dame's gilliflower, night-scented gilliflower, queen's gilliflower, rogue's gilliflower, summer lilac, sweet rocket, mother-of-the-evening and winter gilliflower.

Observations in Banff National Park 3


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  1. (c) Owen Wolter, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND), http://www.flickr.com/photos/15138530@N03/2552976976
  2. Adapted by metallyza from a work by (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hesperis_matronalis
  3. (c) metallyza, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)

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