Sweet Woodruff

Galium odoratum

SKU #02383
5-9

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OVERVIEW
Description Attractive, low, spreading groundcover or pathway edging for shady gardens and woodland settings that spreads quickly with rich soil and ample moisture. Leaves and stems have a vanilla-like fragrance when dried. An herbaceous perennial.
Light Full shade, Partial shade
Watering Keep soil moist, but not soggy.
Blooms Late spring and summer
Mature Size Reaches 6 to 12 in. tall, spreading indefinitely by creeping roots.
DETAILS
Deciduous/Evergreen Herbaceous
Special Features Easy Care
Problems/Solutions Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant, Dry Shade, Black Walnut Tolerant
Growth Rate Moderate
CARE
Care Provide average, moist, well-drained soil. Water regularly during the growing season to maintain evenly moist soil. Dry-shade tolerant, when well-established. Control weeds until plants have filled in. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9

USDA Cold Hardiness Zone Map

Your USDA Cold Hardiness Zone: 8

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We have been pioneers and craftsmen in the art of growing plants for nearly 100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr. in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.