Orange Flame Wallflower

Erysimum kotschyanum 'Orange Flame'

Easy-care, upright growing perennial welcomes spring with vibrant, mauve colored, honey-scented flowers. Provides masses of reliable color above mounds of gray-green foliage. This tough, drought resistant selection is an excellent choice for rock gardens or containers.
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Full sun, Partial sun

Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat. Tolerates drought, once established.

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Botanical Pronunciationer-RIS-ih-mum
Average Size at MaturityGrows 3-6 in. high and 15 - 18 in. wide.
Bloom TimeSpring through late summer.
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Fragrant, Long Bloom Season, Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorOrange
Foliage ColorGray-green
Garden StyleContemporary, Cottage
Growth HabitSpreading
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Cutting Garden
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Special FeatureEasy Care, Waterwise
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat. Tolerates drought, once established.

Provide average, well drained soil. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Shear in midsummer to promote continued flowering. Benefits from some winter protection in colder zones.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-9

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