Stock is a beautiful, long stem bloom which can be used either as a filler or as a stand alone bloom. They have a beautiful fragrance and can be used as a substitute for hydrangea because they are a little more hearty and not as dependent on water.
Stock (Matthiola Incana)
MEANING: Lasting Beauty, Lasting Bonds and Affection
AVAILABILITY: All Year
COLORS: White, Yellow, Peach, Pink, Fuchsia, Lavender and Purple
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