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Lobularia maritima 'Snowdrift'


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Key information

Plant type

Hardy annual

Flower colour



Scented flowers



Skill level


Lobularia maritima 'Snowdrift'

Plant details

Lobularia maritima 'Snowdrift' is a classic summer bedding plant. It blooms for months on end, bearing brilliant white, fragrant flowers in contrast with mounds of fresh green foliage, from June to September. It's perfect for edging paths and lawns, and growing at the front of the border to fill gaps. It's a great choice for planting with lobelia.

For best results, grow Lobularia maritima 'Snowdrift' in full sun in well-drained soil.

Family: Brassicaceae

Genus: Lobularia

Cultivar: maritima

Plant type: Hardy annual

Flower colour: White

Foliage colour: Light green

Feature: Scented flowers

Sun exposure: Full sun

Soil: Well-drained/light

Hardiness: Hardy

Skill level: Beginner

Height: 10cm

Spread: 15cm

Time to plant seeds: March to May

Flowering period: June to September

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