Alyssum Royal Carpet – Item #7


Deep violet blossoms with bright white centers. Fragrant flowers appear in just six weeks. Popular for borders, between patio stones, around bulbs and hanging baskets. It won an All America Selections award in 1953.

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Additional information

Weight .4 g
Dimensions .125 × 3.25 × 4.5 in

Planting & Harvesting

Seed Depth: barely cover

Spacing: 1″ (3cm)

Sprouts In: 10-15 days

Thinning: 6″ (15cm)

Plant in full sun to part shade. Scatter seeds in early spring, barely cover and keep evenly moist. In mild climates, sow in fall for winter bloom.

Cut back entire plant to one-half dur­ing hot season to encourage another set of blossoms.

Additional Information

Botanical Name: Lobularia maritima

Height: 4″ (10cm)

Bloom Period:  spring

Type: annual

Attributes: AAS winner