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Cerastium tomentosum 'Silver Carpet'
Cerastium tomentosum 'Silver Carpet'
Code: 2365Family: CaryophyllaceaeGenus: Cerastium
Plant Type:Perennial,Groundcover
The silvery-white mat of foliage is smothered with white flowers from April to May. Lovely as a groundcover in well drained soil.
Blooms: Spring
Growth Rate: Fast
Size Range: 3-6" tall x 24-30" wide
Cultural Information
Sun SunPart Shade Part Shade
Soil: Average,Tolerates Poor,Well-drained,Tolerates Sandy,Tolerates Clay,Loam,Tolerates Rocky,Not particular
Water Use: Moderate
Maintenance: Low
Hardiness Zone: 3,4,5,6,7,8,9
Cold Hardy to -40° to -30°F
Features and Benefits
Deer Resistant Deer ResistantDrought Tolerant Drought Tolerant
Prostrate or vining growth habit Prostrate or vining growth habitRockery or Alpine Plant Rockery or Alpine Plant
Showy Flowers Showy FlowersTakes Light Foot Traffic Takes Light Foot Traffic
Grown by: Blooming Nursery,Inc & Blooming Junction
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