Purity Candytuft

Iberis sempervirens 'Purity'

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09098
Small, pure white flowers obscure the neat, dense mound of glossy green foliage. Popular for edging, perennial borders, along garden walks in rock gardens or as a small-scale groundcover. Herbaceous.
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Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

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Botanical Pronunciationi-BE-ris sem-per-VY-renz
Average Size at MaturitySlow growing mound 8 to 10 in. high, 12 in. wide.
Bloom TimeSpring and again in fall
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeShowy Flowers
Flower ColorWhite
Foliage ColorGreen
Growth HabitRound
Growth RateSlow
Landscape UseRock Garden, Coastal Exposure
Light NeedsFull sun
Soil NeedsAll-Purpose Plant Food
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsNeeds regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. As a groundcover, space plants 2 ft. to 3 ft. apart, (closer for faster coverage). Control weeds with mulch until the plants cover the area.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9

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