Brampton stock

Bramp·​ton stock | \ ˈbra|m(p)tən- \
variants: or Brompton stock \ ˈbrä| \

Definition of Brampton stock

: any of various biennial garden stocks derived from the common stock (Matthiola incana) and grown chiefly for early spring bloom — compare ten-week stock

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History and Etymology for Brampton stock

from Brompton, suburb of London, England

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“Brampton stock.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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