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Wallflower 'Scarlet Bedder'

Erysimum cheiri, Cheiranthus

Hardy Perennial

Sweetly fragrant scarlet flowers on dwarf sturdy plants. Just right for containers and beds, where space is limited or to underplant tall bulbs. Flowers spring. Versatile and undemanding, this short lived perennial tends to be grown as a biennial, and is tough enough to cope in even the poorest of soils. Height: 35-45cm (15-18in).

Culinary note: The tender young shoots can be cooked and eaten as a vegetable. For more details about edible flowers click here.

Ideal For:
patio, cottage gardens, scented gardens, wildlife gardens, cut flower garden
Flowering Period:
March, April, May
Sowing Months:
May, June
Position:
full sun, sun or semi shade
    • 1 packet (200 seeds)

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    • Despatch: Within 1 days
    • £1.99
Sow outdoors in May to June in a moist, well forked and raked seed bed. Sow the seeds very thinly, 1.5mm (1/16in) deep in drills 30cm (12in) apart. Keep the seed bed damp until germination takes place.

Transplant the seedlings when large enough to handle 23x23cm (9x9in) apart. Pinch out growing point when 13-15cm (5-6in) tall to make them bushy. Plant in flower border in autumn at 30cm (12in) apart.

Seeds and garden supplies will normally be delivered within the time period stated against each product as detailed above.

Despatch: Within 24 hours applies to orders placed online from Sunday to Thursday. Orders placed online on Friday or Saturday will be despatched on Monday. Please note that for Bank Holiday weekends, orders placed Friday to Sunday will be despatched on Tuesday.

Plants, bulbs, corms, tubers, shrubs, trees, potatoes etc are delivered at the appropriate time for planting and will be stated on the product page or in your order acknowledgement page and email.

Orders for packets of seed incur a P&P charge of £1.95.
Orders which include any other products will incur a P&P charge of £4.95.
Where an order includes both packets of seeds and other products a maximum P&P charge of £6.90 will apply - regardless of the number of items ordered.

Please see our Delivery / P&P page for further details and details of any surcharges that may apply to certain destinations.

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