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  • mountain sandwort
  • Eventual height: 0.1m
  • Eventual spread: 0.3m

Arenaria montana

mountain sandwort

RHS award of garden merit RHS endorsed product
approx 100 seeds £3.05
approx 100 seeds £3.05
  • Position: full sun or partial shade
  • Soil: any moist but well-drained soil
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Flowering period: May to August
  • Hardiness: hardy perennial

    A useful carpet forming evergreen that is covered in crisp white flowers from early summer onwards. Lovely for edging paths or sunny borders and filling gaps in walls or paving.
    Winner of an Royal Horticultural Society, Award of Garden Merit for reliability and good performance.
    Part of the seed range produced by Mr Fothergill’s Seeds in partnership with the RHS.

  • Garden care:Fill trays with good quality compost and lightly cover the seeds. Water, and place in a cold frame or greenhouse. Pot on when they have put on their first true leaves and then harden

  • Sow: February - April, September - November

  • Flowering: May - August

  • Approximate quantity: 100 seeds.