ERYSIMUM 'Constant Cheer'

Commonly known as Perennial wallflower

Orange-red flowers, ageing to pink-purple. Compact
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ERYSIMUM 'Constant Cheer'

 
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  • Evergreen
    Inversely lance-shaped leaves
  • Orange
    Orange-red
  • Purple Shades of purple/mauve/lilac/violet
  • Height
    30cm (12in)
  • Spread
    60cm (24in)
  • Dwarf shrub Typically only grows to a maximum of one or two feet in height but there will be some exceptions.
    Short-lived, subshrubby perennial
  • Hardy - average winter Hardy through most of the UK apart from inland valleys, at altitude and central/northerly locations. May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -10°C (14°F)
    Borderline
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features
    Good to know - wildlife plant - insects. Trim lightly after main flowering to delay legginess. Short-lived perennial. can be replaced easily after 2-3 years by cuttings taken May-July
  • Pests & Diseases
    slugs, snails, flea beetles, mildew, leaf spot, root rot, mosaic virus
  • Place of origin
    garden origin
  • Flower Shape
    Racemes - short racemes of 4-petalled flowers 1cm (½in) across
  • Single - Row of petals round conspicuous stamens - no more than 8 petals
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Rockery (inc alpine)
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy - borderline
  • Scented Plants
    Scented flowers
  • Seasonal Interest
    Spring
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Neutral to alkaline soil - ideally, alkaline
  • Well drained, dry, poor to moderately fertile soil
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
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Erysimum - Growing Guide
30cm (12in)
Dwarf Shrub - guide for size not form Hand Trowel
  60cm (24in)
 

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