Minuartia verna Caespitosa

Irish Moss

Type: Perennials, Groundcovers
Height: Short 2-4" (plant 12" apart)
Bloom Time: Mid-Spring to Mid-Summer
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Half Sun/ Half Shade
Zones: 4-8   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal
Flower / Accent: White / White
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep
Great plant for walkways and difficult bare spots. Tolerates foot traffic. Charming mounds of medium green with dainty white flowers in late spring. Hardy and tolerates humidity.

Features to Note:

  • Foot Traffic Tolerant
  • Humidity Tolerant
  • Evergreen
  • Groundcovers
  • Blooms for 4 Weeks or More
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Minuartia General Information:

Minuartia are great for between stepping stones and terrace walls. Evergreen groundcover blooming in late spring.

Minuartia Plant Care:

This plant prefers well drained soil and will benefit from added compost. Prefers a moist soil and will thrive during drought with additional watering. Can be divided as needed by separating sections of the root mat and transplanting elsewhere.

$8.95 ea.
(3+) $8.50 ea.
Ships: Spring 2017
Plant Code: MIIM