Alyssum 'Carpet Of Snow'
Lobularia maritima procumbens, Alyssum maritimum, Sweet Alison, Sweet Alyssum
Ideal For: patio, ground cover, cottage gardens, alpine & rockery, scented gardens, wildlife gardens, coastal garden
Flowering Period: June, July, August, September
Sowing Months: March, April, May
Position: full sun
A magnificent low-growing, wide-spreading hardy annual producing a continuous display of snow white flowers all summer long. Always early to bloom, Alyssum 'Carpet of Snow' has a ground hugging habit that is perfect for rock gardens or cascading from crevices in walls.
With a toughness that belies its delicate appearance, sweet alyssum is surprisingly wind tolerant and makes a useful plant in coastal areas.
Height: 10cm (4"). Spread: 25cm (10").