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Sandwort

Arenaria spp.

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Sandwort Overview

A genus of around 270 annual and perennial species that flower in the spring and summer. Some species are evergreen and some are commonly referred to as sandworts.

How to propagate Sandwort

Cuttings

Propagation is by division or softwood cuttings in the early summer.

Division

Seed

Seeds in the autumn or spring.

Other uses of Sandwort

Rock garden