Night Scented Stock (Matthiola longipetala)


Matthiola Longipetala, or more commonly know as Night Scented Stock, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Matthiola. Its duration is annual which means it grows for one season only. Matthiola Longipetala or Night Scented Stock's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Arizona, California, Idaho, Michigan, New Mexico and Texas.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Matthiola
  • Family: Brassicaceae
  • Order: Capparales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Annual Biennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (I) CAN (W)

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