Hesperis matronalis L.

Common name

English: Dame’s rocket

German: Gewöhnliche Nachtviole

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2504)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2403)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2035)

      Order: Capparales (32)

        Family: Brassicaceae (31) (family description)

          Genus: Hesperis (1)

           Epithet: matronalis L. (1)

matronalis => of the married woman, dame, lady

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habit: herb

Flower colour: violet, pink, white

External links

Check for Hesperis matronalis at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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