Sagina subulata
    Code: SASU-A2
    SKU: Lot A4 - 300 seeds
    Price: $2.95
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    Pearlwort or Scotch Moss (sa-JI-nuh: sub-yoo-LAH-tuh) Caryophyllaceae:

    Moss-like plants that form a tight mound of soft foliage. The Low growing, mat-forming plants with small white flowers bloom in spring or summer. This species works as a ground cover, growing around one inch tall. Used between paving stones and walkway cracks. Good foliage texture. Space plants 610 inches apart. Plants are used as ground cover around stepping-stones, in rockeries and in large pots. Grow in sun in cool, moisture retentive soils, plants have shallow root systems and are intolerant of dry or very wet locations. Many in warmer locations have the best results in light to moderate shade in moist soil, plants tend to rot under hot, humid conditions.

    Zones 4-10

    The seeds are very fine and care should be taken when sowing them. The soil should be level and moist before sowing, after sowing the area should be gently tamped down to ensure good soil and seed contact. It is best to water from below until plants are established. If sowing outside, heavy rains and large water droplets from sprinklers can kill the germination seeds and developing seedlings.

    300+ seeds

    Sagina subulata 'Crispy'
      Code: KKJ8-A8
      SKU: Lot A4 - 100 seeds
      Price: $2.95
      Quantity in Basket: none


      Plants with lush green moss like foliage. Good ground cover that can be used along walkways and between stepping stones. Prefers damp soils in full sun to part shade. Grows 10 cm tall, and spreading out to form dense carpets.A First Year-Flowering Perennial. Supplied as raw seed. Carpet-forming perennial is covered with masses of small, starlike, white flowers. Suitable for annual production. Prefers a well-drained, moderately fertile garden location. Blooms in June-July of the second year.

      Zones 4-7

      100 seeds