Alyssum Seeds - Basket of Gold

Alyssum Seeds - Basket of Gold

Size Price Savings Quantity
Packet $4.79
1 Ounce $20.99
1/4 Pound $58.79 30% Savings
1 Pound $157.49 ($9.84/ounce) 53% Savings
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  • Exploding with color, this heirloom variety glitters in the right light
  • Perennial; Cheery, Hardy Blooms
  • Yellow Flower
  • Full Sun to Partial Shade
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Life Cycle Perennial
Planting Season Fall, Spring
Color Yellow
Growth Habit Spreading
Plant Height 8 to 12 inches
Bloom Season Spring through Fall

Plant Characteristics Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Pollinators, Fragrant
Use Container Garden, Ground Cover, Rock Garden, Xeriscaping
Growing Conditions Drought Tolerant, Heat Tolerant, Indoor, Outdoor, Poor Soil Tolerant
Plant Resistance Deer, Rabbit

About Alyssum Seeds - Basket of Gold

Aurinia saxatile

Seed Type Heirloom Seed
Also known as Golden Alyssum, Gold Dust, Yellow Alyssum, Madwort, Goldentuft

Grow Heirloom Alyssum - Plant Basket of Gold Sweet Alyssum Seeds

This delightful alyssum is an early spring bloomer that will add dazzling golden yellow blooms to your garden. An excellent choice as a colorful groundcover or along borders and fences. Plant Alyssum Basket of Gold in either sun or partial shade virtually any time throughout the season.

Planting Information

Planting Alyssum Seeds - Basket of Gold

Planting Season Fall, Spring
Seed Prep Requires Light
Sowing Method Direct Sow
Light Requirement Full Sun, Partial Shade
Planting Depth 1/16 inch
Plant Spacing 6 to 10 inches
Plant Height 8 to 12 inches
Water Needs Average
Hardiness Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Days to Maturity 60 to 90 days
View our Alyssum Planting Guide to learn more.


Amount Avg Seed Count Recommended Coverage
Packet 300 Up to 80 Sq. Ft
1 Ounce 28,500 Up to 625 Sq. Ft
1/4 Pound 114,000 Up to 2,500 Sq. Ft
1 Pound 456,000 Up to 10,000 Sq. Ft

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