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Suppose to be Eryngium but..

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I have bought dozen of seeds packets in UK last Spring.Most of them are from the lake district, Cotswolds and Kew Garde. This was, I believe, is Eryngium Miss Willmot's Ghost, but I have found a little white flower this morning! Well this does not look like Eryngium at all.
I can not think of anything else.
Could anyone give me an answer of hing pleaase?

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No not Miss Wilmots ghost it looks like a Stock.

3 May, 2009


Thank you Telme8, great! yes, it is a Stock!
I have look through again those packages of seeds, and found one from Kiftsgate Garden, which is Mattiola Incana,and that is a Stock!
Thank you very much for your advice.

3 May, 2009


I bought some aqueliga seed Spring magic white last year. they are now in fantastic flower but pink! so mixed up seed is not uncommon. glad you found the correct name for this.

3 May, 2009


Hi Seaburngirl, thank you very much, all the seeds from Kiftsgate are packed by Scientific name and I need to look up dictionary or google to find out what they are!

4 May, 2009

How do I say thanks?

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