Wallflower 'Sunset Primrose' F1

Highly branched primrose wallflower, brilliant for planting with tulips and for picking for the vase. Highly scented. More
5 jumbo seedlings 200381-5 £8.50 In stock
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15 jumbo seedlings 200381-15 £16.50 In stock
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30 jumbo seedlings 200381-30 £29.95 In stock
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Or buy this as part of our Tulip 'Spring Green' & Wallflower 'Sunset Primrose' F1 and Smoky Pastel Wallflower Collection.

More Details

Highly branched primrose wallflower, brilliant for planting with tulips and for picking for the vase. Highly scented.

Genus Cheiranthus
Group/Species Sunset
Variety Primrose
Type Hardy Biennial (grown as a Hardy Annual)
Common Name Wallflower
Border Position Container, Front, Middle
Soil Type Acid, Alkaline, Chalky, Clay, Fertile, Neutral
Scent Scented
Site Full Sun
Moisture Moist but Well-drained
Height 25-30cm (10-12in)
Spacing 20cm (8in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Try to keep a good sod of earth round the root when you transplant as the tiny spider roots gives the plant a good start before winter.
Care Tips Wallflowers are traditionally planted in the autumn so that they can get their roots established before the winter sets in. Wallflowers will never look their most impressive at this point, their time to shine will come in the early months of spring.
Flowering March - May
Vase Life These will last up to ten days in clean water. Sear their stem ends in boiling water for 20 seconds.
Harvesting Flower Production 3 months
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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Delivery

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Wallflower 'Sunset Primrose' F1 reviews

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Reviewed 7th August 2019 by Kathryn

The plants were strong seedlings and performed well

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Reviewed 2nd August 2019 by Sandra

Nice strong plants which flowered really well

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Reviewed 2nd August 2019 by Janet

Same as above for Sunset Purple.

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Emily

Came as described and lasted aaaaages so good value for money.

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Jacqui

I thought the seedlings a bit thin and although planted quickly and watered well, the resulting blooms were underwhelming in the spring.

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Susan

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Wendy

I had a beautiful, colourful display for several weeks which was much
admired

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by SUSAN

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Mrs Hawkes

All the plugs were in very good condition

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Susan

Fantastic ,healthy plants