Dame's violet


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Related to Dame's violet: dame's rocket, Hesperis matronalis
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long cultivated herb having flowers whose scent is more pronounced in the evening

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Their foodplants are crucifers such as cuckoo flower, Jackby-the-hedge, honesty and Dame's violet.
Dawnus is an unraced daughter of Night Shift out of dual-winning miler Dame's Violet, and runs in the Bridget Maiden
A cyclamen, above | Hesperis matronalis, which is fondly referred to as sweet rocket or dame's violet, referring to its fragrance
Carol with one of her favourite vegetables - runner beans - at Glebe Cottage | Hesperis matronalis, which is fondly referred to as sweet rocket or dame's violet, referring to its fragrance
Hesperis matronalis, which is fondly referred to as sweet rocket or dame's violet, referring to its fragrance | Carol with one of her favourite vegetables - runner beans - at Glebe Cottage
There is also a host of unusual period flowers with intriguing names such as Obedient Plant, Dame's Violet and Bear's Breeches.