Alyssum Carpet of Snow (Lobularia maritima)

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Purchased (Burpee)

Life Cycle

Annual

Category
Pack Date

Flower

2021

Requirements

Sow in average soil in full sun to part shade after danger of heavy frost. Sow seeds 6" apart and barely press in; light aids germination. Firm lightly and keep evenly moist. Seedlings emerge in 8-10 days. Blooms in summer to fall.

Seed Saving

When flowering has finished and seed heads begin turning brown, cut entire top of plant off in a bucket or paper bag. Shake vigorously to release seeds.

Additional Info

Dainty, pure white flowers cover dwarf, spreading plants. Ground cover.

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