Colin Mills, compiler of the Hortus Camdenensis, died in late November 2012 after a short illness. As he always considered the Hortus his legacy, it is his family's intention to keep the site running in perpetuity. It will not, however, be updated in the near future.

Matthiola incana ‘Branching Stock’

A cultivar of Matthiola incana (L.) R.Br. See Matthiola incana 'Dwarf Stock' for a brief description of the type.  Johnsons' Dictionary gives the common name of Branching Stock to Matthiola incana alba.  

Horticultural & Botanical History

No additional data.


History at Camden Park

Recorded as an annual by Carters from whom Macarthur ordered 12 varieties [MP A2933-1, p.128].


Published Oct 02, 2009 - 04:31 PM | Last updated Aug 17, 2011 - 04:27 PM

Family Brassicaceae
Region of origin

Eastern Mediterranean, cultivated forms of garden origin

  • Cheiranthus incanus L.


Common Name

Branching Stock

Name in the Camden Park Record


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