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Iberis sempervirens 'Purity'

Iberis sempervirens 'Purity' - Candytuft

More About Iberis sempervirens 'Purity'

  • AKA Iberis commutata 'Purity'
  • Dense, pure white, flower clusters
  • Flowers are slightly larger than the species
  • Narrow, lance-shaped, deep green leaves
  • Evergreen foliage
  • Cascading habit suitable for walls and ledges
  • Bloom Time: April to June

Zone:

4

Height:

20-25 cm

Spread:

30-40 cm

Colour:

White
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Candytuft Growing and Maintenance Tips

Iberis are best grown in a moist to average, well-drained soil, in full sun to partial shade and are drought tolerant once established. Trim plants after flowering to encourage new growth and maintain a tidy habit.  


Iberis sempervirens 'Purity' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Evergreen
Evergreen
Ground cover
Ground cover
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Flowering Time

Spring
Lt. Spr-Sum

Habit

Compact
Trailing

Foliage Color

Green (dark)

Landscape uses

Border/edging

 Suitable Substitutions for Iberis sempervirens 'Purity'