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Wormseed Wallflower Erysimum cheiranthoides

Phonetic Spelling
er-RIS-ih-mum kair-anth-OY-dees
Description

Wormseed Wallflower is an annual or biennial in the mustard family.  It can be quite weedy especially in disturbed areas.

See this plant in the following landscape:
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#weedy#disturbed areas#problem for horses
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#weedy#disturbed areas#problem for horses
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Erysimum
    Species:
    cheiranthoides
    Family:
    Brassicaceae
    Life Cycle:
    Annual
    Biennial
    Country Or Region Of Origin:
    Europe, Japan
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Annual
    Weed
    Growth Rate:
    Rapid
    Maintenance:
    High
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Partial Shade (Direct sunlight only part of the day, 2-6 hours)
    Soil Drainage:
    Moist
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Gold/Yellow
    Flower Bloom Time:
    Summer
    Flower Petals:
    4-5 petals/rays
    Flower Description:
    4 petaled yellow flowers bloom in the summer
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Color:
    Green
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Problems:
    Problem for Horses
    Weedy