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botanical name:
Erysimum 'Moonlight'
Erysimum 'Moonlight' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Perennial wallflower
synonyms:  Cheiranthus 'MoonLight'
family:  Brassicaceae
characteristics: perennial, evergreen, semi-evergreen
height: 0.25m
width: 0.45m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: yellow
main season: Spring
poison symbol poisonous or irritant
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: alkaline
minimum temp: -1°C
USDA zone: 9 to 10
Half hardy, compact, short-growing perennial. Clusters of primrose-yellow flowers, opening from dark brown buds in spring and early summer. Slightly scented. Evergreen or semi-evergreen with narrow, dark green leaves.

Well drained, preferably alkaline, soil in full sun. Will thrive in poor soils. Keep moist until established. Often short-lived and needs a mild location or protection to over-winter.

Rock gardens, containers

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