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Planted at Mount Vernon


  • Upper Garden

  • Hardiness Zones


    This compact plant is covered in drifts of tiny white flowers in the spring. It blooms at the same time as many of the spring bulbs and provides a nice accent among them.

    Latin Name

    Iberis sempervirens


    Family

    Brassicaceae


    Also Known As

    Evergreen Candytuft


    Type of Plant

    Perennials

    Bloom Season

    April - May


    Seasons

    Spring

    Specifications

    Max Height: 1'
    Max Spread: 1.5'

    Uses

  • Ground Cover

  • Sunlight Exposure

    Full Sun

    Tollerances

  • Rabbit
  • Deer
  • Drought

  • Attracted Wildlife

    Butterflies

    Toxicity

    Skin irritant

    Colors


    Native Range

    Southern Europe


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