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The Purple Mistress (Moricandia arvensis) is a flowering plant in the Brassicaceae family.

It grows to about 20-50 centimetres (8-20 inches) tall.

It is found in the Mediterranean region and northern Africa. 

It has light-green leaves about 5 centimetres (2 inches) long.

The Purple Mistress has purple flowers with four petals, which are about 3 centimetres (one inch) long. It generates 15-20 flowers on each stem.

It blooms for five months, from March to the end of July in the Northern Hemisphere.

Photographed in the Botanical Garden, Paris, France, April 2022.

Photographer: Martina Nicolls

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One comment on “Purple Mistress

  1. Olivia says:

    Thank you for sharing!

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