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Alyssum Snow Princess® Lobularia hybrid
Alyssum Snow Princess® Lobularia hybrid


 
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Sweet Alyssum. Consider me PLANT therapy. Abundant, highly fragrant small white blooms all season long; vigorous plant that thrives in hot or cold. Best seller. Award winner. Fragrant flower. Heat tolerant. Deadheading not necessary. Attracts butterflies. Blooms from planting to hard frost.

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Awards (to name a few)
2012 - Top Performer and Plant of Distinction, University of Georgia
2012 - Top Performer, Colorado State University
2012 - Top Performer, University of Wisconsin

Uses: container, landscape
Part sun to sun
Plant in well drained soil
Height: 4" - 8"
Plant 18" - 24" apart
Spread: 24" - 48"
Trails up to 24"
Habit: trailing
Growability: easy
 

Description
 
Uses Notes:
Great in containers and landscapes

Maintenance Notes:
No dead-heading necessary for continuous bloom.

Snow Princess is cold tolerant and heat tolerant, she bloomed through the summer at the Dallas Arboretum and the University of Georgia trial garden. She is very vigorous so pair her with other vigorous.

Snow Princess is a "heavy drinker" and will prefer evenly moist soil. It will be quick to show drought stress, but should bounce back quickly once re-hydrated. In a hanging basket you should be prepared to water often, maybe more than once a day during warm weather. Plants are easier to keep moist when planted in large planters. Due to her water needs Snow Princess is ideal for use in larger planters. In containers an application of continuous release fertilizer at planting is best. To help maximize performance use applications of a well-balanced water-soluble fertilizer (according to package directions) starting in mid-summer.

Snow Princess will also perform well in the landscape where she will function as an annual, full sun, groundcover.

While plants shouldn't need to be trimmed back, if she is taking over your walkway or is looking less than her best a trim can be administered at anytime. Use a sharp pair of scissors or pruning shears as needed.

A yearly application of fertilizer or compost on garden beds and regular fertilization of plants in pots will help ensure the best possible performance.

If there's one new plant that should be on everyone's list, it's Snow Princess, a unique breakthrough in the genus for heat tolerance and extended season performance. This sterile Lobularia is extremely vigorous, and because it puts no energy into setting seed it has an incredibly long bloom time. Creates a great hanging basket or window box and is a perfect filler in combinations.

Winner of IPM Essen (Germany) Best Innovation Award, 2009.
Winner Gold Medal, Innovert Innovation Competition at the Salon du Vegetal, France 2009

I am the landscape superintendent of a country club in coastal Wilmington, NC. Our club requires high quality seasonal color display beds that will perform all season long. I like to introduce new varieties in my designs that will meet our requirements. I was so impressed with Snow Princess that I purchased several flats for my house. I planted the Snow Princess behind a retaining wall in mostly sandy soil at the house. Snow Princess is thriving in our hot and humid summer and it kept up the bloom display until the fall. I want to thank Proven Winners for introducing such a fine plant.
Rick Johnson

Snow Princess® Lobularia hybrid 'Inlbusnopr' USPP 21,594, Can 4,189

Parrans stock a very large inventory of flowers, hanging baskets, containers and vegetables. However we cannot guarantee availability of specific plants. Shop early in the season for best selection.
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