Erysimum ‘Bowles’s Mauve’
Erysimum linifolium ‘Bowles’ Mauve’, Wallflower ‘Bowles’s Mauve’, Erysimum linifolium glaucum , Erysimum ‘E.A. Bowles’, Erysimum linifolium ‘Mauve Clusters’, Erysimum ‘Bowles Mauve’
Variety or Cultivar
‘Bowles’s Mauve’ _ ‘Bowles’s Mauve’ is an upright, bushy evergreen perennial with narrowly lance-shaped, dark grey-green leaves and erect racemes of mauve to purple flowers from late winter into summer.
Wallflowers are nectar rich plants, which encourage benefical wildlife, such as ladybirds, lacewings and hoverflies into the garden
The flowers are slightly fragrant
RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Purple in Spring; Purple in Summer; Purple in Winter
Grey-green in All seasons
HOW TO CARE
Watch out for
Flea beetles , Slugs , Snails
Clubroot , Downy mildew
Trim lightly after flowering to prevent plants becoming leggy.
WHERE TO GROW
Erysimum ‘Bowles’s Mauve’ (Wallflower ‘Bowles’s Mauve’) will reach a height of 0.75m and a spread of 0.6m after 2-5 years.
Coastal, Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Garden edging, Gravel, Mediterranean
Grow in poor, well-drained (ideally alkaline) soil in full sun.
Chalky, Loamy, Sandy
South, East, West