Wallflower (Erysimum 'Constant Cheer') grows and flowers well in a spot in full sun, in permeable, somewhat rich soil. Ideal for a south facing garden!
It is a plant that will grow best in open ground. Dig a sufficiently large plant hole and properly loosen the soil. Improve heavy garden soil by mixing in a little sharp sand. Place the root ball of Erysimum 'Constant Cheer' at the correct depth in the plant hole. The top of the root ball should be just below ground level. Fill the plant hole with soil, press down firmly and water your Erysimum 'Constant Cheer' immediately after planting.
Wallflower 'Constant Cheer' - PlantErysimum 'Constant Cheer'
These plants grow stronger each year.
This perennial has a very rich bloom and draws attention through its remarkable flower colours. The wallflower blooms for a long time and is easy to take care of. A great addition to your garden!Show more
Planting and flowering details
Erysimum 'Constant Cheer' in your rock gardenAs Erysimum 'Constant Cheer' likes to grow in a warm, dry and sunny spot, it will be an excellent choice for your rock garden.
This plant will also look magnificent in a flower pot or planter. Provide a sandy soil mixture and a spot in full sun.
Show moreWallflower is a strong garden plant that requires little care. Drought is well tolerated, but make sure the soil around the roots does not dry out.
Give a little garden fertiliser in early spring. Cut away all unsightly stems in spring. Soon, new new shoots will appear above ground.
Wallflower in winterIn winter, Erysimum 'Constant Cheer' hates soil that is too wet.
In principle, the wallflower is evergreen, but it may lose leaves during harsh winters. The plant will be grateful for a protective layer of leaves or other covering that may provide protection against winter. The plant will produce new leaves in spring.
Show moreErysimum 'Constant Cheer' is one of the best known perennials for the garden. Throughout the summer, this plant will form a profusion of pink, red to orange flowers.
Looking at the blooms of the wallflower, you can see that it is related to the crucifers (Brassicaceae)!
- Extra information
Latin name Erysimum 'Constant Cheer' Delivery type Supplied as container plant Guarantee 5 years guarantee Color Red, Pink, Orange Light preference full sun , partial sun Scented not scented Flowers for cutting no Flowering period May - August Growing height 35 - 40 cm Planting distance 30 - 40 cm