Sweet Alyssum Seeds (Dwarf) - Royal Carpet

Sweet Alyssum Seeds (Dwarf) - Royal Carpet

Size Price Savings Quantity
Packet $4.99
1 Ounce $29.39
1/4 Pound $78.79 33% Savings
1 Pound $199.49 ($12.46/ounce) 58% Savings
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  • Roll out the red carpet for this colorful personality
  • Perennial ground cover; Dense Growth
  • Dwarf, Purple Flower
  • Full Sun to Partial Shade
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Life Cycle Perennial
Planting Season Fall, Spring
Color Purple
Growth Habit Spreading
Plant Height 4 to 6 inches
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 Sweet Alyssum Seeds (Dwarf) - Royal Carpet

Lobularia maritima

Seed Type Heirloom Seed
Plant Type Dwarf
Also known as Sweet Alison, Alyssum

Grow Heirloom Alyssum - Plant Royal Carpet Sweet Alyssum Seeds

The "Royal Carpet" variety of Alyssum is the taller and more colorful strain of its close cousin - Alyssum "Carpet of Snow". A very versatile flower, "Royal Carpet" can be planted just about any time throughout the season both indoors and out. Make sure Alyssum "Royal Carpet" seeds are properly watered to stimulate healthy germination.

Planting Information

Planting Sweet Alyssum Seeds (Dwarf) - Royal Carpet

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 4 to 6 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 895 Up to 80 Sq. Ft
1 Ounce 84,500 Up to 625 Sq. Ft
1/4 Pound 338,000 Up to 2,500 Sq. Ft
1 Pound 1,352,000 Up to 10,000 Sq. Ft

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