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Scientific Name: Erysimum linifolium (Pers.) Gay
Synonym: Cheiranthus 'Bowles
Family: Brassicaceae
Wallflower (Erysimum  linifolium)
Erysimum linifolium 'Bowles Mauve'
Recommended Temperature Zone:
sunset: 4-6, 14-17,22,23
USDA: 6-9

Frost Tolerance: Hardy to -15F (-25C)

Sun Exposure: Sun to light shade

Growth Habits: Compact shrubby perennial, up to 2 feet tall, 4 feet spread (60 cm by 1.2 m)

Watering Needs: Little to moderate water

Propagation: Softwood cuttings in summer

Wallflower (Erysimum  linifolium)

Cultural Practices:
The wallflower tolerates poor soils but needs good drainage. It is a good border plant, but is rather short lived.

Blooming Habits:
The flowers of the Erysimum are a rich mauve. They have 4 petals, and come in a terminal cluster.

Fruiting Habits:

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