Erysimum Super Bowl™ Mauve
The glaucous blue foliage is the perfect backdrop for the masses of gorgeous mauve flowers, from early spring, attracting bees to your garden. Forming an attractive compact habit, the foliage remains all year.
Month Available: February
Evergreen / Deciduous: Evergreen
Flower Colour: Purple
Suitable For Wildlife: Bees and Butterflies
Soil Type: Well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun
Season of Interest: Spring, Summer
Flower/Foliage/Berries: Flowers, Foliage
Plant Type: Perennial
Hardy: Protect from extended periods of frost
Main Attribute: All year round.
Height / Spread: 55cm x 40cm (22in x 16in)
This plant will offer months of continual flowering, so it's ideal for use in a small garden where every plant has to earn its place.
Where to Plant: Patio pots, Borders
Pests and Diseases: Slugs, Snails, Downy Mildew.
Plant Care: Protect from extended periods of cold weather with horticultural fleece.
Care and Time: Low - spring
Benefits: An excellent, quick growing perennial for flower borders or patio containers. Attractive to bees and butterflies. Can be used in flower arranging.
History: Named after the plant breeder, E A Bowles (1864 - 1954); many other plants have been named after Bowles including Vinca and Phlomis varieties. This is a new form, recently introduced, which offers a more compact habit and longer flowering period.
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