Little Gem Candytuft

Little Gem Candytuft

Iberis sempervirens 'Weisser Zwerg'

$15.00

Often found cascading over walls or used as a groundcover this perennial features an abundance of small white flowers in spring. This popular German plant is compact in size with glossy evergreen foliage that forms the perfect mound.

TYPE Perennial SUN Full Sun
HEIGHT 0.5 ft SOIL Moist Well Drained
SPREAD 1 ft FLOWER Spring, White
ZONE 3 FRUIT No Fruit
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Latin Name: Iberis sempervirens 'Weisser Zwerg'
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Growth Rate:

Medium growth rate

Foliage:

Compact mound of flat needle-like, glossy, semi-evergreen foliage

Deer/Rabbit:

Rabbit resistant

Applications:

Used as a border plant, a groundcover or in rockgardens

Xeriscape:

Xeriscape

Notes:

 

Ornamental Features:

Blooms in late spring

Sun:

Plant in a full sun location

Drainage:

Requires average moist, well-drained conditions

Drought Tolerance:

Considered to be drought tolerant

Maintenance:

Low maintenance

Pruning:

Lightly prune right after blooming

Edible/Medicinal Uses:

Iberis Amara (bitter candytuft) has various medicinal uses - uncertain if Iberis Sempervivens has same properties

Disclaimer:

DISCLAIMER: The information presented here regarding edible/herbal/medicinal uses is for informational purposes only. Always consult a physician or other qualified health professional prior to ingesting any plant not sold expressly for its edibility

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Pot Size

#1 Pot