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Common Name: Bushy Wallflower
Erysimum repandum is an annual plant that can grow up to 0.60 metres tall.
It is harvested from the wild for local use as a medicine..
Central and Southern Europe. A casual in Britain.
A weed of cultivated ground[
]. Railrads and roadsides, in various soils[
Requires a position in full sun in a well-drained approximately neutral soil[
]. Acid soils should be given some lime[
]. Plants are generally tolerant of poor soils[
The plant is used in Spain as an antiscorbutic[
The seeds are used in the treatment of fevers[
Seed - sow spring in situ[
]. Germination should take place within 3 weeks. The flowering season can be extended by making a succession of sowings from spring to early summer[
]. An autumn sowing should overwinter in many parts of the country and would provide flowering plants in the spring.