In 1807 Jefferson ordered Wallflowers from McMahon for the newly installed flower beds at Monticello. Wallflowers were grown in British gardens since 1573 (cultivated in America by early 1700s.) Double lemon-yellow, fragrant wallflower.

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Typical Blooming Dates: April–July
Growth Type: Perennial
Blossom Color(s): Yellow
Hardiness Zones: 6–8
Location at Monticello: West Lawn
Planting Conditions: Full Sun