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Candytuft

Iberis umbellata

Also known as

Common candytuft, Annual candyruft

Full Sun
Moderate care
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

9a

USDA zone

-7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

50cm

Max

50cm

10cm

Min

10cm

2 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Candytuft Overview

This is an easy growing bushy annual. The flowers are produced in late spring to early autumn. You should remove the fading flowers this will promote new blooms. The leaves are lance-shaped and mid-green.

Common problems with Candytuft

Other uses of Candytuft

Walls, rock garden, borders, edging, mixed bed, fragrance