Alyssum Spinosum is a compact alpine with grey, hairy foliage, spine-tipped stems and In mid-spring, clusters of small pale pink flowers. Its flower colour contrasts with its silvery foliage which creates a beautiful contrast in the garden. These flowers will appear in April and can last up until June. It can reach a maximum height of 30 cm and spread of 25 cm. It is perfect for beds/borders, rockery’s and is suitable for containers. This plant has been awarded The RHS Award of Garden Merit (AGM).
Suggested Care: Alyssum Spinosum should be planted in well-drained, loamy soils and positioned in either full or partial shade. This wonderful plant can become drought tolerant once established. After flowering period, you should cut back the plant by half. This is an easy to care for plant, so it is perfect for any garden.
Planting Instructions: Break up the soil well before planting and dig a hole twice the size of the pot. Remove plant from the pot by tapping the rim of the pot in ‘up side down’ position. Do not pull the plant from the pot. Firm soil after planting and water regularly for the first month.