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Typically available early spring through summer. Call your favorite store for current availability.
Semievergreen shrub has an upright, fountain-like habit with gray-green, lance-shaped foliage. Dozens of fragrant, purple-pink, flower-covered spikes bloom intermittently throughout the summer. Grow in containers, borders, as a pollinator attractant or accent plant.
Plant with Alyssum
- Landscape Size: 3'-4' tall, 3'-4' wide
- Light Requirement: Full Sun or Morning Sun/Afternoon Shade
- Water Needs: Moderate
- Sunset Zone: 2-24
- Growth Habit: Compact, Mounding
- Growth Rate: Fast
- Attributes: Deciduous, Deer Resistant, Attracts Bees, Attracts Humming Birds, Attracts Butterflies
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Green Thumb Guide
Performs best in enriched, well draining soil. Apply a flower fertilizer in spring. Keep a clean appearance by removing spent flowers. Prune in late winter to early spring.
These characteristics apply to the greater Sacramento area and nearby regions.
Live outside of our area? Please check with your local cooperative extension for the best growing practices in your neck of the woods
Visit: UC Cooperative Extension Offices (Opens in new window)
Visit: National County Extension Offices (Opens in new window)