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Alyssum Seeds - Snowcloth

Alyssum Seeds - Snowcloth

Size Price Savings Quantity
Packet $4.50
1 Ounce $19.95
1/4 Pound $62.99 ($15.74/ounce) 21% Savings
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  • Fragrant white blooms that make the perfect snowy groundcover during warm seasons
  • Short-growing and fragrant annual with thiny, white blooms
  • A deer-resistant and drought tolerant trailing groundcover that does well in poor soil
  • Thrives in full sun or partially shaded areas
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Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Fall, Spring
Color White
Growth Habit Spreading
Bloom Season Spring through Fall

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

About Alyssum Seeds - Snowcloth

Lobularia maritima

Seed Type Open Pollinated Seed
Also known as Sweet Alison, Alyssum

Low growing and sweetly scented, Alyssum Snow Cloth creates drifts of tiny white blossoms. Maxing out at 5 inches tall, Snow Cloth makes an excellent and versatile ground cover and border planting. Snow Cloth Alyssum is adaptable to both sun and partial shade, but the shape will stay more compact with better sun exposure.

Planting Information

Planting Alyssum Seeds - Snowcloth

Planting Season Fall, Spring
Seed Prep Requires Light
Sowing Method Direct Sow
Light Requirement Full Sun, Partial Shade
Planting Depth 1/16 inch
Plant Height 5 inches
Plant Spacing 6 to 10 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.


Seeds Per
Recommended Coverage
Packet 1,110 Up to 80 Sq. Ft
1 Ounce 104,877 Up to 625 Sq. Ft
1/4 Pound 419,508 Up to 2,500 Sq. Ft

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