Short & Sweet

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A soft toned floral ground cover, perfectly suited for planting on its own or around shrubs and rose bushes. It prevents soil erosion, and is a great alternative to plastic or canvas sheeting to control weeds. Its fragrant blooms will attract large numbers of beneficial insects to provide natural aphid control.



Average height: 40cm
Aspect: Sun or partial shade
Soil type: Loam, Dry, Stony, Sandy
Sowing time: September-October or March-June
First signs of blossom: 6 to 8 weeks after sowing, and April in the second year
Average flowering period: 3 months
Coverage: 30 square metres
Main colours: White, yellow, pink

The seed bags are made of waxed paper to keep seeds in the best condition during storage, and are supplied ready-mixed with husks for ease of distribution. 

24 annual & perennial species including: Brachycome iberidifolia (Swan River Daisy), Cerastium tomentosum (Snow-In-Summer), Cheiranthus allionii (English Wallflower), Cheiranthus maritimus (Virginian Stock), Chrysanthemum paludosum (Creeping Daisy), Clarkia pulchella (Clarkia 'Snow Flake'), Dimorphotheca sinuata (African Daisy), Iberis amara (Candytuft), Lobularia maritima (Sweet alyssum), Myosotis alpestris (Alpine Forget-Me-Not), Nemophila menziesii (Baby Blue Eyes), Silene pendula (Nodding Catchfly).