Birds & Blooms
9 Brompton stock
MATTHIOLA INCANA, ZONES 7 TO 10
Originating in England, this sun-loving cottage garden staple has thick clusters of fragrant blossoms on sturdy stems that can grow up to 3 feet tall. Blooms appear sequentially from the bottom up, lasting right through the fall in cool regions.
Why we love it:
You can divide an existing plant to create new ones.