Flower Namegarden stock
Formal NameMatthiola incana
AliasStock, Matthiola incana
Morphcold-resistant annual grass
Garden stock or hoary stock (Scientific name: Matthiola incana) is native Southern Europe, it is a cold-resistant annual grass of Brassica family. Leaves are slender and growing-like ones grow. Spikelet inflorescences are stretched out from an upright soft flower stalk, and a lot of fragrant flowers bloom. Flowers have single flowering and double flowering, flower color is pink, white, red and rich. It makes be around the anniversary, however because it is weak against summer humidity, that period is not circulated. It is often used as cut flowers.
Generic name: Garden stock, Scientific name: Matthiola incana (Mattiola), aka: hoary stock,Matthiola incana, Origin: Southern Europe, grass length: 30 cm (Dwarf species) to 100 cm, leaf length: 10 cm, flower season: spring (but anniversary except June to September in Japan), flower size: 2 to 3 cm, flower color: white · yellow · pink · red · purple .
Flower typeActinomorphic Flower
Flower arrayRacemous Inflorescence
Leaf edgeEntire Fringe
Flowering placeGarden Ct flower・Flower arrangement Botanic garden Pot flower
ColorRed, Pink, Yellow, Cream, White
SeasonJan Feb Mar Apr May Oct Nov Dec
Height30 ~ 100 [cm]
Diameter2 ~ 3