Rich Velvet Wallflower Collection

Use this lusciously fragrant, exceptionally rich mix of new generation 'Sunset' series wallflowers to fill your winter pots and borders and then - in spring - revel in their flowers. More
30 seeds 120175 £5.95 Delivery late December
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This exclusive collection of dark wallflowers is the perfect way to liven up your garden with bright colour and beautiful scent.

Due to a crop failure, the seedling collection contains a different component to what is stated in our autumn catalogue and now includes 5 or 10 jumbo seedlings each of: The seed packet contains a mix of the following three varieties:

Wallflowers are one of my favourite spring flowers – they make superb cut flowers, from March to May. They also make perfect winter bedding plants. Keep picking or dead-heading and they'll flower for 3 months next Spring.

Genus Erysimum cheiri
Type Hardy Biennial
Common Name Wallflower
Border Position Middle
Soil Type Fertile
Scent Scented
Site Full Sun, Part Shade
Moisture Well-drained
Height 45cm (18in)
Spacing 30cm (12in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Sow outside May - July. Transplant to final flowering position late summer / early autumn. Can be sown under cover.
Care Tips 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.
Flowering April - May
Vase Life They last up to 10 days in clean water and even last in a hot room which will bring out their scent. Sear their stem ends in boiling water for 20 seconds.
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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Plant Delivery - When in stock, please allow up to 2 weeks for despatch.

Seeds Delivery - Items will be despatched in 2-3 working days.

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