Candytuft Fairy Dwarf Mixed Colors – Item #65


Compact size and abundant, brightly colored flowers make candytuft a garden favorite. Easy to grow in almost any conditions. Plant in borders and beds for a spectacular show.

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Additional information

Weight 1 g
Dimensions .125 × 3.25 × 4.5 in

Planting & Harvesting

Seed Depth: 1/4″ (6mm)

Spacing: 1″ (3cm)

Sprouts In:

Thinning: 7-10 days10″ (25cm)

Select a sunny, cool area for best blossoms. Plants are easily started outdoors, but may be started six weeks early for transplants. Sow outdoors in early spring or fall in mild climates. Keep evenly moist until plants are established.

Cut flowers regularly to extend season. Candytuft blooms best in the cool weather of early summer, fall and winter.

Additional Information

Botanical Name: Iberis umbellata

Height: 6″ (15cm)

Bloom Period: early summer

Type: hardy annual