Ersymium Bowles Mauve


Common Name: Wallflower
Size: 2-3 Litre
This plant has won a RHS award

Ersymium Bowles Mauve  2-3 Litre

Ersymium Bowles Mauve or Wallflower as more commonly known, is a vigorous, free flowering perennial having achieved the prestigious RHS Award of Garden Merit, the narrow grey-green leaves providing the ideal backdrop for it’s long spires of deep mauve scented flowers produced from February through to July, and much loved by the many bees, butterflies and other beneficial insects visiting the garden. A sun loving garden perennial suitable for many planting schemes, including containers.

Looking After Your Ersymium Bowles Mauve

An easy to grow low maintenance perennial which can benefit from a sunny area in all types of garden, Ersymium will tolerate most soil types, but will benefit from a poor or moderately fertile, well drained one, a wonderfully colourful perennial well suited to the flower border, as edging, along a bank or for container growing.

Dead head regularly to prolong the flowering period, once flowering has finish trim lightly to maintain shape and prevent the plant from becoming leggy. Winter protection from very cold winds or severe frosts may be required.