Hesperis matronalis, Sweet Rocket, is used by many species including Tiger Swallowtails, Cabbage Whites and Skippers. It needs light to germinate so do not cover the seeds. Space 40–45 cm apart. Height to one metre. This perennial blooms in the second year and seeds itself freely.
Black Swallowtail | Cabbage White | Monarch
Mourning Cloak | Red Admiral | Silver Skipper | Silvery Blue
Skipper | Sulphur | Tawny Crescent | Tiger Swallowtail | Vanessa | White Admiral
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