Erysimum 'Winter Orchid'
- Position: full sun
- Soil: poor to moderately-fertile, well-drained, neutral to alkaline soil
- Rate of growth: average to fast-growing
- Flowering period: February to August
- Hardiness: fully hardy
Compact mounds of slender, evergreen foliage are topped with masses of fragrant flowers, which change colour from burnt orange to pinkish-purple as they age. This creates a very pretty and colourful effect as the season progresses.
- Garden care: Provide cloche protection where frosts are very severe or prolonged.