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What is this plant


By Spindle

Tyrone, United Kingdom Gb

Its been flowering since spring, and I would love to know its name. Thanks for your help




So would I Spindle I bought one in a farmers market labelled 'perennial antirrhinum' never known what it is, so hopefully someone will tell us both.

10 Sep, 2009


Meant to say that it is also slighty fragrant - Hi Drc, glad you like it too!

10 Sep, 2009


It looks like Erysimum "Bowle's Mauve", a.k.a the perennial wallflower. It's a short lived perennial, but dead easy to take cuttings from :)

10 Sep, 2009


Thanks Crazydi :)

10 Sep, 2009


You're welcome :)

10 Sep, 2009


The flowers certainly don't look like any anthirrinum I've ever seen!

10 Sep, 2009


They tend to live about three years.

11 Sep, 2009


No Pip c its funny what labels can be put on plants although I knew it wasnt an anthirrinum I have not until now known what it is.

11 Sep, 2009


Right - I'll be taking loads of cuttings then, cos it really is a lovely plant - thanks everyone :o)

11 Sep, 2009

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