Iberis sempervirens 'Purity'


Covered with masses of small fragrant white flowers in spring, these evergreen ground covers are excellent for edging, rock gardens and containers, especially in combination with spring flowering bulbs. Slow to moderate in growth, plants form 1- to 2-foot-wide mounds. Drought-tolerant once established. The many varieties include 'Little Gem', a 6-inch-high dwarf, 'Purity', intermediate-size with large flowers, and 'Snowflake', which flowers in spring and fall. The deep green leaves have a neat, clean look. Shear plants after bloom to keep compact. Cut back hard every few years.
Iberis sempervirens, Candytuft
This wide-spreading, 6 to 10-inch-tall variety has large flower heads.

Attributes - Iberis sempervirens 'Purity'

Plant Type: Perennial

Bloom Season: Early Spring through Late Spring

Flower Color: White

Foliage: Evergreen

Height: 8 in. to 10 in.

Width: 2 ft.

Sunlight: Full Sun, Partial Sun

Climate: Zones 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10

Notes: Thrives in Dry Climates. Drought Tolerant, Low Maintenance. Susceptible to Damping-off, Powdery Mildew.

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