Sweetly fragrant flowers attract butterflies. Low, spreading, easy to grow plants tolerate heat and drought. Use at the front of flower beds or borders, to line paths, or in containers.
WONDERLAND SERIES Alyssum Seeds
Vigorous, spreading, uniform, extremely tidy, 4 inch tall plants carry fragrant flowers in bright, clear colors over a very long season. Begins flowering 9-11 weeks after sowing. 'Wonderland' is America's favorite alyssum series.
Fragrant, reddish-copper flowers.
COTTON CANDY MIX
A pleasing blend of soft yellow, lilac pink, and cherry rose flowers.
GIGA WHITE Alyssum Seeds
This new pure white tetraploid alyssum produces the biggest flowers we have seen on an alyssum. The vigorous, 6 inch tall plants are compact, and well-branched. An outstanding alyssum we highly recommend.
APHRODITE SERIES Alyssum Seeds
Compact growth, unique flower colors, fast blooming (in as little as 9 weeks from seed) are 3 great reasons to grow 'Aphrodite' series alyssums. In addition each flower color in the series is sweetly fragrant. Plants grow 3-4 inches tall, and spread to 8 inches wide.
Masses of deep blue-purple flowers. Stunning planted with yellow pansies, or under yellow floribunda roses.
A formulated mix of the darker Aphrodite alyssum shades (plus white), chosen for maximum contrast. Stunning in the garden or containers.
This unique alyssum mix includes a wonderful blend of apricot, salmon, lemon, violet, purple, white and red flowers.
Soft, lemon-yellow flowers. A Flueroselect Gold Medal Winner (Europe's top prize).
SNOW CRYSTALS Alyssum Seeds
Pure white tetraploid flowers are twice as large as almost all other varieties. Growth is compact and neat to 4-inches tall and 10-inches wide. The best alyssum for containers.
NEW CARPET OF SNOW Alyssum Seeds
Spreading, early blooming, exceptionally heat tolerant, 3-6 inch tall plants covered in fragrant, white flowers. Not just another white alyssum, it is an outstanding choice for edging, hanging baskets, or mass plantings.
PASTEL CARPET Alyssum Seeds
Vigorous, spreading, ground hugging, extremely heavy flowering, 3 inch tall plants. Flower colors include soft pastel shades of blue, violet, creamy-yellow, white, pink, and rose. Flowers in as little as 8-10 weeks from seed.
ROYAL CARPET Alyssum Seeds
Low growing, 3-4 inches tall, spreading to 10 inches across. The fragrant, violet-purple flowers have white centers. An All America Selections Winner. Packet is 1 gram, about 2,500 seeds.
Beautiful, honey-scented, ball shaped flower heads in shades of rose, violet, white and pink cover the compact, 4-5 inch tall plants over a very long season. An outstanding garden performer.
ORIENTAL NIGHTS Alyssum Seeds
Bright purple flowers. Stunning planted with yellow pansies or under yellow roses. Growth is low and spreading.
CLEAR CRYSTALS SERIES Alyssum Seeds
New tetraploid alyssums with extra large, fragrant flowers in shades of lavender, purple, and white on vigorous, heat and cold tolerant 6-10 inch tall, 12 inch wide plants. True giants in the alyssum world, 'Clear Crystals' series alyssums are the first tetraploid alyssums to include pigmented colors.
How to 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 and thinned in clumps, 6 inches apart.
Comments: Full sun or part shade. Light shade in hottest climates. Plants tolerate heat and drought. Heavier flowering, nicer appearance with average water. Flowers attract butterflies and bees. Shear plants back after bloom to promote further flowering. Deer resistant.