Seed - Alyssum Snowdrift
1 RHS Alyssum Snowdrift seed pack
(Botanical name: Lobularia maritima)
Pack Size 1,500 seeds
Compact, low-growing mounds covered by a mass of long-lasting, fragrant little blooms. The beautiful flowers attract beneficial pollinators and make a great border plant for vegetable gardens and rockeries. The snow-white carpet of flowers creates an attractive feature and is very low-maintenance, thriving in a range of soils. Easy to grow and suitable for pots and patios.
Winner of an RHS Award of Garden Merit for reliability and good performance.
Plant height: 15cm; Spread: 25cm
How to Grow:
Sow 5mm (1/4in) deep in clumps spaced 7-10cm (3-4in) apart. Cover lightly and keep moist. Seedlings appear in 10-14 days.
Thin seedlings out to 20cm (8in) apart where necessary. Keep well-watered and feed regularly with liquid fertiliser to promote flowering.
When to Sow/Plant Seed:
All year round