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Scientific name: Iberis sempervirens    i-ber-is sem-per-vi-renz

Common name: Candytuft; Evergreen Candytuft

Design Characteristics

Height  Up to 18" plant habit, flowering
Spread  3'
Form  spreading mound
Texture  medium-fine
Flower color  White
Leaf color  green
Time of bloom  March-June

Horticultural Characteristics

Light
requirement
 full sun flowers
Soil
requirement
 well drained
Propagation
method
 -Divide using side shoots after flowering
 -Seed
USDA Hardiness Zone   3-9

Miscellaneous

Peculiarities/Problems   No major pests or diseases
Uses  -Rock garden
 -Ground cover
 -Cascade over wall
Comments  More winter hardy / better blooming when grown in full sun