Erysimum 'Bowles Mauve'
Erysimum 'Bowles Mauve' (is a fully hardy biennial evergreen plant with purple and pink flowers in mid Summer, and it takes less than 1 year to flower. It grows well in semi-shade and direct sun, and prefers medium levels of water. The flowers are ) . It has average drought tolerance.
Erysimum 'Bowles Mauve' grows in soils ranging from a pH of 7 (neutral ranges from 6.6 to 7.5) to 9 (very alkaline ranges from 8.6 to 9). It is adapted to chalk, clay loam, loam, loamy sand, sandy clay, sandy clay loam and sandy loam soils, and prefers low fertility.
This is a erect plant and has a clump forming growth form, and has an ultimate height of 0.6m / 2ft and spread of 0.4m / 1.3ft. It can take 2-3 years to reach its ultimate height and has a lifespan of around 2-3 years.
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Moderate in whole plant. Poisonous if eaten.
Alpine, city courtyard garden, coastal/seaside suitable, cottage informal garden, flower border and bed and gravel.
Propagation techniques include seed.-28°C / -18.4F to 2-3 years 0.6m / 2ft 0.4m / 1.3ft
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|Wallflower 'Bowles Mauve' (Ireland)|
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