Dame's Rocket
Hesperis matronalis Mustard Family
(c) Lou Wagner
(c) Lou Wagner

Growth Form: Herb

Flower Color: White, Pink, Purple

Leaf Arrangement: Alternate

Leaf/Leaflet Shape: Lance-shaped

Habitat Type: Rich open woods, wetlands, roadside, gardens

Ecological Management Units Where Present (by number): South Side (6)

Total Number of EMUs: 1

Status in Massachusetts: Introduced




Credits: Morola Adjibodou, the Boston Nature Center and the EFG Project at UMass Boston