Page author: David Giblin
Erysimum cheiri
Aegean wallflower

Distribution: Occurring west of the Cascades crest in Washington; Yukon Territory to California, and in scattered locations in eastern North America.

Habitat: Disturbed areas, often escaped from cultivation.

Flowers: April-June

Origin: Introduced

Growth Duration: Perennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern

Pollination: Bees, butterflies, flies, hummingbirds


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Accepted Name:
Erysimum cheiri (L.) Crantz
Publication: Cl. Crucif. Emend. 116. 1769. 1769.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Cheiranthus cheiri L. [Flora Europaea]
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Erysimum cheiri in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database

WA Flora Checklist: Erysimum cheiri checklist entry

OregonFlora: Erysimum cheiri information

E-Flora BC: Erysimum cheiri atlas page

CalPhotos: Erysimum cheiri photos

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