Information for Matthiola fruticulosa Alba

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 439989
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:7
Type of plant - sub-shrub
Flower: WHITE, v. frag., in spikes from each leaf rosette
Fruit: to 12mm. long, cylindrical
Foliage: GREYISH, lanceo., in rosettes...plant eventually forms trunk
Height in meters: 0.70x0.40

Synonyms (alternative names) for Matthiola fruticulosa Alba: Matthiola arborescens A., 

Common names for Matthiola fruticulosa Alba: Strauch-Levkoje,  Tree Stock, white fl'd., 

Matthiola fruticulosa Alba is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
9:   Alpine and Rock Garden Seed List (Hardy and Tender)
31:   House and Container Plant Seed List
43:   Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List
55:   Fragrant or Aromatic Flower or Foliage Plant Seeds
185:   Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke
270:  Brassicaceae
709:  Cruciferae

Germination guide
Matthiola fruticulosa Alba seeds will usually germinate in 10-14 days. Normally will only germinate with light so surface sow. Sow Matthiola fruticulosa Alba seeds on the surface of a Well drained seed sowing mix at about 15C.

Can be sown in situ.

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