Erysimum cheiri syn. Cheiranthus ‘Cloth of Gold’ – The large golden-yellow flowers are very fragrant, & will supply an abundance of cut flowers from mid-spring and throughout summer. Ideal for borders, edging, & of course, walls! Extremely easy to grow in well drained soils & full sun.
Sow Erysimum cheiri syn. Cheiranthus ‘Cloth of Gold’ seed in late summer to early winter for spring flowering. Surface sow in pots or containers containing good quality seed raising mix . Cover with a fine thin layer of seed raising mix. The compost should be kept moist but not wet at all times. Seeds germinate in 7 to 10 days at 20°C. Prick out each seedling as it becomes large enough to handle, transplant into 7.5cm pots. Gradually acclimatize to outdoor conditions for 10-15 days before planting out after all risk of frost.