Snow in Summer- Silver Carpet

Cerastium tomentosum


Standard seed packet, 400 seeds

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Snow in Summer- Silver Carpet

Cerastium tomentosum


  • Perennial, 15cm
  • Attractive white flowers
  • Excellent ground cover


Perennial growing to 15cm. Plants have a low growing spreading habit which makes them an excellent ground cover; perfect for banks and rockeries. Plants have soft furry silvery green leaves and produce masses of small white flowers. Tolerates poor or dry soil. Is sometimes used to help control erosion. Drought tolerant. Can be grown in containers.


How to sow and grow:

Method: Sow direct
Sowing Depth: 3mm
When: Spring, summer and autumn
Germination: 10-20 days @ 18-22°C
Hardiness / Life Cycle: Hardy Perennial
Plant Spacing: 15cm
Plant Height: 15cm
Position: Full sun, well drained soil
Days to Maturity/Flowering: 130-145 days

(Product number: F1-10)
Seeds per gram: 2500 seeds


SKU F1-10
Shipping Weight 0.0006kg
Botanical name: Cerastium tomentosum
Packet type: Standard seed packet
Packet quantity: 400 seeds
Seeds per gram: 2500

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