Iberis sempervirens 'Appen-Etz'
- in stock
- 2 litre pot
- Standard £4.95
- Next / named day £7.95
- Position: full sun
- Soil: poor to moderately fertile, moist but well-drained neutral to alkaline soil
- Rate of growth: average
- Flowering period: March to April
- Hardiness: fully hardy
Large (to 7cm across) white flowers open in early spring, forming flattened flowerheads, which cover the shrubby, evergreen foliage. Excellent for edging a sunny path or border, the plants will become drought tolerant once established, while the flowers are very are attractive to butterflies.
- Garden care: Protect young plants from damage caused by slugs and snails using environmentally friendly slug pellets or beer-traps. To keep the plant looking neat and tidy, give it a light trim after the flowers have faded.