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Mr Fothergill's Alyssum Royal Carpet
Lobularia maritima - Alyssum Royal Carpet
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This dark violet variety has a very dwarf creeping habit and is ideal for edging, rockeries and window boxes. A hardy annual, it will grow well in any normal soil but prefers a sunny position.

Flower Colour — Purple
Soil Requirements — Well drained soil
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Planting Advice

Sow direct in the garden in clumps 5mm deep and 7-10cm apart. Later thin if necessary. Keep moist until seedlings emerge. Feed regularly with liquid fertiliser to promote flowering over a long period. Cut back all spent flowers.

Watering needs

Keep soil moist until established.

Pruning Advice

Cut back all spent flowers.