Cheiranthus allionii

Minimum: 200+ seeds

Introducing Wallflower (Cheiranthus allionii), a hardy and colorful perennial species that thrives in alpine and rocky garden environments. Known for its vibrant blooms, compact growth habit, and resilience to challenging conditions, Wallflower (Cheiranthus allionii) adds a splash of color and charm to rockeries, slopes, and containers in alpine and cottage garden settings. With its cheerful blossoms, sweet fragrance, and ability to withstand harsh climates, Wallflower (Cheiranthus allionii) is a must-have for gardeners seeking to create stunning displays in high-altitude landscapes and challenging growing conditions.

Key Features:

  1. Vibrant Blooms: Wallflower (Cheiranthus allionii) is prized for its profusion of bright and cheerful blooms, which appear in shades of orange, yellow, and red, adding visual interest and vibrancy to alpine gardens. From early spring to early summer, Wallflower (Cheiranthus allionii) produces clusters of fragrant flowers that attract pollinators and create a lively display in rockeries and borders.

  2. Compact Growth Habit: With its compact and bushy growth habit, Wallflower (Cheiranthus allionii) is well-suited for small garden spaces, rock gardens, and containers. Its low-growing foliage forms neat mounds of evergreen leaves, providing year-round interest and structure to garden beds and borders.

  3. Resilience to Challenging Conditions: Wallflower (Cheiranthus allionii) is highly adaptable and resilient, thriving in poor, well-drained soils and full sun to partial shade. Its tolerance to drought, wind, and cold temperatures makes it an ideal choice for alpine gardens, where it adds color and charm to rocky slopes, crevices, and ledges.

  4. Fragrance: The flowers of Wallflower (Cheiranthus allionii) emit a sweet and spicy fragrance, reminiscent of cloves and honey, which fills the air with a delightful aroma in the spring garden. Whether planted along pathways, rockeries, or entryways, Wallflower (Cheiranthus allionii) provides a sensory experience for garden visitors and pollinators alike.

  5. Pollinator Attraction: Wallflower (Cheiranthus allionii) is a valuable source of nectar for pollinators, including bees, butterflies, and hoverflies, which are attracted to its vibrant blooms. By providing food and habitat for pollinating insects, Wallflower (Cheiranthus allionii) promotes biodiversity and ecosystem health in alpine garden environments.


  • Botanical Name: Cheiranthus allionii
  • Plant Type: Perennial
  • Height: 6-12 inches
  • Spread: 12-18 inches
  • Growth Habit: Compact, mounding
  • Sunlight: Full sun to partial shade
  • Soil Type: Well-drained, poor soil
  • Hardiness Zones: 5-9


  • Vibrant Blooms: Wallflower (Cheiranthus allionii) produces clusters of bright and colorful flowers, adding visual interest and vibrancy to alpine gardens.

  • Compact Growth Habit: With its low-growing foliage and bushy habit, Wallflower (Cheiranthus allionii) is ideal for small garden spaces, rockeries, and containers.

  • Resilience: Wallflower (Cheiranthus allionii) is tolerant of poor, well-drained soils and harsh alpine conditions, making it a resilient and adaptable choice for challenging garden environments.

  • Fragrance: The sweet and spicy fragrance of Wallflower (Cheiranthus allionii) flowers enhances the sensory experience of the garden, attracting pollinators and delighting garden visitors.

  • Pollinator Attraction: Wallflower (Cheiranthus allionii) provides a valuable food source for pollinators, supporting biodiversity and ecosystem health in alpine garden settings.

Create Brilliant Alpine Gardens with Wallflower (Cheiranthus allionii):

Enhance your alpine garden with the beauty and resilience of Wallflower (Cheiranthus allionii). Whether planted in rockeries, slopes, or containers, Wallflower (Cheiranthus allionii) adds color, fragrance, and pollinator attraction to high-altitude landscapes, creating brilliant displays that thrive in challenging growing conditions. Embrace the hardiness and charm of Wallflower (Cheiranthus allionii) and transform your alpine garden into a vibrant oasis of color and life.