Cerastium Silver Carpet
Graceful white flowers peer out above silvery grey foliage forming a beautiful carpet in summer.
Month Available: February
Evergreen / Deciduous: Deciduous
Flower Colour: White
Suitable For Wildlife: None
Soil Type: Well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun
Season of Interest: Summer
Flower/Foliage/Berries: Flowers, Foliage
Plant Type: Perennial
Hardy: Protect from extended periods of frost
Main Attribute: Summer flowering.
Height / Spread: 15cm x 60cm (6in x 24in)
This plant will grow happily in hot dry places where nothing else will thrive and I love it as ground cover for suppressing weeds.
Where to Plant: Borders
Pests and Diseases: Generally free.
Plant Care: Just trim back when needed.
Care and Time: Low - spring
Benefits: Ground cover, attractive foliage, floriferous, weed suppressant, good for difficult areas of the garden.
History: The common name for this Snow - in -Summer, really does the plant justice as it looks like a wonderful carpet of snow has really fallen in mid summer!
EU Rights: N/A