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Mignonette

Reseda spp.

Reseda lutea L. (7582369252) by Udo Schmidt (CC BY-SA 2.0)

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Mignonette Overview

Genus containing approximately 31 hardy, annual and biennial species with alternately arranged foliage which varies in shape across species, these are usually deeply veined. Flowers are highly scented and star-shaped, coloured green-yellow or pink and bearing 4-10 thin petals.

How to propagate Mignonette

Seed

You can propagate by seeds sown outdoors in the spring or early autumn to late winter.

Other uses of Mignonette

Flowers have good fragrance and are suitable for cutting.

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