Jun. 24, 2022

garden mignonette, Reseda odorata

Garden mignonette was grown as much for its aroma as for its flowers. That bouquet was used in perfumery. It also attracts plenty of attention from pollinators, including butterflies. Garden mignonette has been found in the wild in CA, CT, MA, NC, NJ, NY, PA, SC, and BC. Beal Gardens MSU, 5/28/12. Mignonette family, Resedaceae.