How to plant wallflowers

Do it:

Nov

Takes just:

30 minutes

At its best:

Apr

Plant wallflowers in areas where you'd like to enjoy swathes of jewel-like colour and gorgeous spicy scents.

You will need

Bare-root wallflowers

A trowel

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Buy bare-root wallflowers sold in bunches if possible, as these are better value than those sold as potted plants.

Soak roots in water before planting out in borders or containers. Plant them closely together for maximum impact, bearing in mind that they will become bushier as they develop.

Interplant wallflowers with tulips for a fantastic show in April.

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