Snow Cushion Candytuft - Iberis sempervirens 'Snow Cushion'

Snow Cushion Candytuft is a spring blooming perennial, often seen cascading over rocks and walls, or used as a groundcover. The glossy, evergreen foliage forms a perfect mound. This compact selection is covered with clusters of small white flowers in late spring, lasting for several weeks. Drought tolerant once established.

Water Needs: 
Low
Foliage Color: 
Green
Flower Attributes: 
Long Bloom Time
Showy Flowers
Landscape Uses: 
Container
Ground Cover
Mass Planting
Trailing
Garden Styles: 
Cottage
Traditional
Xeriscape
Plant Types: 
Height: 
0-12"
Spread: 
12-24"
Flower Colors: 
White
Flower Seasons: 
Spring
Special Features: 
Deer Resistant
Dry Areas
Growth Habits: 
Ground Cover
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 3
Average: 3 (1 vote)

Prune lightly right after blooming, but otherwise leave plants alone in fall and early spring. Drought tolerant, once established. It prefers a well-drained site, so avoid heavy clay soils that stay wet in winter.

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