Purple and White Hoary Stock, Ventnor, Isle of Wight

Purple and White Hoary Stock, Ventnor, Isle of Wight

Observation - Purple and White Hoary Stock, Ventnor, Isle of Wight - UK and Ireland. Description: One of the most notable and interesting of Isle of Wight plants, Matthiola incana, both the white and purple forms on the south facing chalk cliffs between Ventnor and Bonchurch this afternoon.The flowers are exquisitely scented (of cloves).

One of the most notable and interesting of Isle of Wight plants, Matthiola incana, both the white and purple forms on the south facing chalk cliffs between Ventnor and Bonchurch this afternoon.The flowers are exquisitely scented (of cloves).