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Iberis Sempervirens - Candytuft

Iberis Sempervirens - Candytuft

Type Herbaceous, Ground cover, Alpine, Container-friendly, Deciduous
Size Spreading
Form Spreading
Colours Medium green Foliage, White Flowers (Summer)
Care Low/easy maintenance
Hardiness Very hardy
Growth Medium growing

Candytuft forms attractive low growing mounds clothed in tiny green leaves, and carries masses of white blossom throughout the summer. Candytuft is suitable for edging or growing in rockeries and attracts feeding insects. 30cm tall x 60cm.

Cultivation tips: This low growing alpine sub shrub flourishes in any well drained soil in full sun - being well suited to coastal / dry south facing areas. Plant in tubs or beds - it makes ideal drought tolerant edging. Avoid pruning
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