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Iberis spathulata

Common name candytuft
Family brassicaceae
Life cycle perennial (Z4-8)
Flowers purple or white (spring)
Size 2-4"
Light sun
Cultural notes well-drained soil, drought-tolerant

Native to southern Europe and northern Africa.

We left this plant behind in our Pennsylvania garden (and wish it well); we don't grow it in Houston.

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Seed-starting details for this plant

  1. Seed from NARGS '12/'13 exchange. Baggy 70F with light (40%G, 3-12d)
  2. Same seed as above. Baggy 70F with light (40%G, 8-16d)

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