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Lobularia maritima 'Stream Deep Lavender'

Stream™ Deep Lavender Sweet Alyssum

Alyssum

Comments

Sweetly scented clusters of deep lavender blooms are shown off on heat tolerant and mounded plants with trailing tendencies; early flowering for long season color; excellent performance in hanging baskets, containers and landscapes

Description

Sweetly scented clusters of deep lavender blooms are shown off on heat tolerant and mounded plants with trailing tendencies; early flowering for long season color; excellent performance in hanging baskets, containers and landscapes

Landscape Attributes

Stream™ Deep Lavender Sweet Alyssum is a dense herbaceous annual with a mounded form. It brings an extremely fine and delicate texture to the garden composition and should be used to full effect.

This plant will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and should not require much pruning, except when necessary, such as to remove dieback. It is a good choice for attracting bees and butterflies to your yard, but is not particularly attractive to deer who tend to leave it alone in favor of tastier treats. It has no significant negative characteristics.

Stream™ Deep Lavender Sweet Alyssum is recommended for the following landscape applications;

Mass Planting;Rock/Alpine Gardens;Border Edging;General Garden Use;Groundcover;Container Planting;Hanging Baskets

Planting & Growing

Stream™ Deep Lavender Sweet Alyssum will grow to be only 6 inches tall at maturity, with a spread of 18 inches. When grown in masses or used as a bedding plant, individual plants should be spaced approximately 12 inches apart. Its foliage tends to remain low and dense right to the ground. This fast-growing annual will normally live for one full growing season, needing replacement the following year.

Light Requirement:

partial shade

full sun

Moisture:

moist

Cold Hardy to Zone:

1a

Height(inches):

Spread:

Soil pH:

Soil Type:

6 inches

18 inches

Deer Resistant:

true

Fall Color

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