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6th January 2021. In line with the current government lockdown rules, Burncoose Nurseries is closed to visitors. However at present we are able to offer click and collect to local customers. This will be weekdays only, not weekends. Mail order is continuing as normal. However please allow extra time for the couriers to deliver, once despatched from us. Sorry to say that some depots are experiencing high volumes of traffic, also staff shortages.

ERYSIMUM 'Constant Cheer'

Commonly known as Perennial wallflower

Orange-red flowers, ageing to pink-purple. Compact
Further Reading....

Available Early Spring 2021 - Should be available March/April onwards depending on growing conditions.
individually £12.50 each, 3+ £10.00 each

Delivery Information Available Early Spring 2021
plant size comparison icon 1.5 to 2 Litre

 

  • 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. Light trimming will delay legginess
  • 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 -
Erysimum - Growing Guide
30cm (12in)
Dwarf Shrub - guide for size not form Hand Trowel
  60cm (24in)
 

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