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Alyssum maritima Clear Crystal Purple Shades

: Patent US7,915,504

  • »  Fragrant, large-flowered varieties deliver stronger garden performance

Bedding Plant 6 Pack – Plant Container Size Chart
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  • Category:Annual
  • Hardiness Zone:10-11
  • Height:6-10 in
  • Spread:12-14 in
  • Bloom Color: White
Attracts Wildlife
Attracts Butterflies
Full Sun
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Soil Moisture
Average Water
Additional Information about Alyssum maritima 'Purple Shades'

Plug crop time: 4 weeks
Transplant to finish:4 to 6 weeks

  • Tetraploid alyssums deliver more vigour than standard diploids for reduced loss and increased profits. 
  • Few PGRs are needed in most markets – cool-season crop can be grown with little or no heat for Spring pack programs.
  • More vigorous with larger flowers than Easter Bonnet. 
  • Fragrant, large blooms and stronger performance in containers, hanging baskets and in-ground plantings. 
  • Well-matched series includes the first pigmented tetraploid alyssums.

Best for: 306 packs, 4-in. (10-cm) pots

Delight home gardeners with graceful blooms that outperform other alyssum for size and scent! Hardy, heat-tolerant plants fill garden beds and containers with masses of fragrant flowers. Clear Crystal is easy to produce with few PGRs and little or no heat. Colors are well-matched for production.

Growing & Maintenance Tips for Alyssum maritima 'Purple Shades'

Cool-season crop can be grown without heat or with low amounts of heat. Average fertilization required.
Bloom Time: Early Spring, Spring, Autumn