Perennial Wallflower
Erysimum 'Fragrant Sunshine'

Family: Brassicaceae (brass-ih-KAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Erysimum (er-RIS-ih-mum) (Info)
Cultivar: Fragrant Sunshine
Additional cultivar information:(PP13432; Walberton's, aka Walfrasun)
Hybridized by Tristram
Registered or introduced: 2001

Category:

Perennials

Foliage Color:

Bronze-Green

Bloom Characteristics:

This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds

Flowers are fragrant

Water Requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Height:

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing:

12-15 in. (30-38 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

Bright Yellow

Bloom Time:

Blooms repeatedly

Foliage:

Unknown - Tell us

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)

Patent Information:

Patented

Propagation Methods:

From herbaceous stem cuttings

Seed Collecting:

N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

San Leandro, California

Dumas, Texas

Edison, Washington

Vancouver, Washington

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Jun 16, 2009, loneoak221 from Bow, WA wrote:

Keep in mind that patented plants are protected and asexual propagation is prohibited.

It's an awesome plant, easy to grow, and has a long bloom period not to mention an outstanding fragrance. Compact, self branching it's best to cut back bloom stalks once blooming is complete.

Positive

On Apr 17, 2003, philomel from Castelnau RB Pyrenes
France (Zone 8a) wrote:

This perennial wallflower has a scent to rival any in the genus