Cerastium tomentosum 'Silver Carpet'
Cerastium tomentosum 'Silver Carpet'
Snow-in-Summer
The silvery-white mat of foliage is smothered with white flowers from April to May. Lovely as a groundcover, spilling over rock walls, or as part of a mixed container garden. (Groundcover)
Bloom time Size Exposure
Spring 6-8" tall x 12-18" wide Sun 
Hardiness Zone:3,4,5,6,7,8,9
zone map Cold Hardy to -40° to -30°F
Colorful Foliage Colorful FoliageDeer Resistant Deer Resistant
Drought Tolerant Drought TolerantEvergreen Evergreen
Fabulous Foliage Fabulous FoliageFall/Winter Color Fall/Winter Color
Fire-Resistant Plants Fire-Resistant PlantsLong Blooming or Repeat Blooming Long Blooming or Repeat Blooming
May Naturalize May NaturalizeProstrate or vining growth habit Prostrate or vining growth habit
Rockery or Alpine Plant Rockery or Alpine PlantTakes Light Foot Traffic Takes Light Foot Traffic