Subshrubby evergreen perennial, grown as a biennial
Height & spread
25-80cm x 30-40cm
Bee, bumblebee and butterfly nectar plant
- Although often grown in winter bedding schemes, wallflowers, as their name suggests, are well adapted to growing in crevices or on the top of a dry stone wall.
- Sweet-smelling, bright yellow-orange flowers borne in spring. Many other colour forms available.
- Early nectar source for many flying insects including White Butterflies.
- Foliage can be damaged by caterpillars and flea beetles but should be tolerated.
- Bee and bumblebee plant.