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botanical name:
Iberis sempervirens 'Weisser Zwerg'
Iberis sempervirens 'Weisser Zwerg' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Candytuft
synonyms:  Iberis sempervirens 'Little Gem'
family:  Brassicaceae
characteristics: perennial, evergreen, ground-cover
height: 0.15m
width: 0.25m
growth rate: slow
growth habit: mounding
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: white
main season: Spring
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 9
Very compact evergreen sub-shrub with short linear, dark green leaves. Freely produced white flowers in spring.

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

Rock gardens, alpine or raised beds.

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