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Erysimum cheiri ‘Bedding Mixed’

Wallflower

A table displaying which months are best to sow, plant and harvest.
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Flowers
Flowers

Plant does not flower in January

Plant does not flower in February

Plant does not flower in March

Plant does flower in April

Plant does flower in May

Plant does flower in June

Plant does not flower in July

Plant does not flower in August

Plant does not flower in September

Plant does not flower in October

Plant does not flower in November

Plant does not flower in December

  • Botanical name: Erysimum cheiri 'Bedding Mixed'
  • Common name: Wallflower
  • Family: Brassicaceae
  • Plant Type: Perennial
Flower colour:

Orange

Foliage colour:

Bronze

Spring bedding wouldn’t be complete without wallflowers, which make a bright and very fragrant scent in beds and borders early in the year. They’re easy to grow and perform reliably on most soils.  They are short-lived perennials but are generally grown as biennials and discarded after flowering.

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Eryssimum ‘Bedding Mixed’ produces fragrant, rich blooms in a range of colours including red and yellow. For best results sow in May in a nursery bed and move to its final planting position in autumn. Plants will flower the following spring.

How to grow Erysimum 'Bedding Mixed'

  • Plant size

    30cm height

    40cm spread

  • Aspect

    South facing, west facing

  • Position in border

    Middle

  • Sun exposure: Full sun
  • Hardiness: Hardy
  • Soil type: Well drained / light / sandy / clay / heavy / moist / chalky / alkaline / acidic

Plant calendar

A table displaying which months are best to sow, plant and harvest.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sow
Sow

Do not Sow in January

Do not Sow in February

Do not Sow in March

Do not Sow in April

Do Sow in May

Do Sow in June

Do Sow in July

Do not Sow in August

Do not Sow in September

Do not Sow in October

Do not Sow in November

Do not Sow in December

Plant
Plant

Do not Plant in January

Do not Plant in February

Do not Plant in March

Do not Plant in April

Do not Plant in May

Do not Plant in June

Do not Plant in July

Do not Plant in August

Do Plant in September

Do Plant in October

Do Plant in November

Do not Plant in December

Flowers
Flowers

Plant does not flower in January

Plant does not flower in February

Plant does not flower in March

Plant does flower in April

Plant does flower in May

Plant does flower in June

Plant does not flower in July

Plant does not flower in August

Plant does not flower in September

Plant does not flower in October

Plant does not flower in November

Plant does not flower in December

Erysimum 'Bedding Mixed' and wildlife

Erysimum 'Bedding Mixed' is known for attracting bees. It nectar-pollen-rich-flowers.

Attractive to Bees

Does not attract Beneficial insects

Does not attract Birds

Does not attract Butterflies​/​Moths

Does not attract Other pollinators

Is Erysimum 'Bedding Mixed' poisonous?

Erysimum 'Bedding Mixed' has no toxic effects reported.

No reported toxicity to:

No reported toxicity to Birds

No reported toxicity to Cats

No reported toxicity to Dogs

No reported toxicity to Horses

No reported toxicity to Livestock

No reported toxicity to People