Alyssum saxatile 'Golden Queen'
Perennial Alyssum 'Golden Queen'
Alyssum saxatile 'Golden Queen' is an attractive ground-hugger with grey foliage and masses of light yellow clusters of flowers in the spring. Vigorous and showy; prune it hard back after flowering.
|Botanical name||Alyssum saxatile|
|Common name||Perennial Alyssum 'Golden Queen'|
|Plant type||Flower Seeds|
|Season of interest||Summer|
|Time to maturity||1 - 2 years|
|Ultimate height||0.1m - 0.5m|
|Ultimate spread||0.1m - 0.5m|
|Useful/additional information||Sow from late January to July on the surface of a good seed compost. After sowing seal the seed container in a polythene bag and don't exclude light. Make sure that the compost is always moist but not over-wet. Germination takes 1-3 days at 15-18C (60-65F). Once most of the seeds have come up, lower the temperature slightly. When large enough to handle, transplant the seedlings into 7.5cm (3in) pots, and grow on cool and well lit. In Autumn or early spring plant out where they are to flower 45cm (18in)|