Alyssum Easter Bonnet Peach
Fragrant soft peach blooms blanket gray-green foliage twice a season! Ideal for edging, groundcover, mass planting, and containers, it is the earliest Alyssum yet, a frost- tolerant pollinator magnet. Shear back as the first flowers pass to encourage rebloom. These ¼-inch rosy-pink blooms are so profuse that they form a neat canopy of color over the fresh green foliage. Their scent is ultra-sweet and pleasing, and lasts all season. They open in early summer and continue through the season everywhere, and often into autumn. And they form neat plants, just a few inches high when not in bloom but reaching up to 10 inches in flower, with a width of 8 to 10 inches too. Great in containers, beds, along the driveway, in street plantings, edging the foundation, and just about everywhere. Pkt. 50
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Plant Alyssum Seeds: Sow seed in cell packs or flats, use a sterilized soilless mix. Press into soil but do not cover. Needs light to germinate. Kept at 55-70°F., germination is in 7-14 days. Can direct sow into prepared seed beds. Thin in clumps, 6 in. apart.