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Virginia Stock

Malcolmia maritima

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

7a

USDA zone

-18°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

45cm

Max

20cm

15cm

Min

10cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Virginia Stock Overview

This is an attractive small, half hardy annual. It is upright and will produce oval grey-green leaves. The flowers are fragrant and bloom in pink, red, mauve and white. It has an erect habit and is fast growing.

Common problems with Virginia Stock

How to propagate Virginia Stock

Seed

You can propagate from seeds in the spring, summer or early autumn; they self- seed freely.

Other uses of Virginia Stock

Walls, rock gardens, fragrance, borders, mixed beds. Tolerates coastal conditions.