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botanical name:
Iberis sempervirens
Iberis sempervirens © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Candytuft
family:  Brassicaceae
characteristics: perennial, evergreen, ground-cover
height: 0.25m
width: 0.60m
growth rate:
growth habit: mounding
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: white
main season: Spring
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 9
description:
Spreading evergreen sub-shrub normally treated as an alpine or rockery plant. Dark green foliage is covered by rounded white flowerheads in late spring.

cultivation:
Moist but well drained, poor to moderately fertile, neutral to alkaline soil in full sun.
Trim lightly after flowering.

usage:
Rock gardens, alpine or raised beds.

other notes:
pronounced: iy-BEER-is sem-per-VIY-renz
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