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Iberis sempervirens 'Snow Cone' (Candytuft 'Snow Cone')

Skill rating
Skill rating
Beginner
skill rating
Maintenance level
Maintenance level
1 hour care
per year
Ultimate height
Ultimate height
0.15m
Max height
Ultimate spread
Ultimate spread
0.3m
Max spread
Time to maturity
Time to maturity
2-5 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name: Iberis sempervirens 'Snow Cone'

Other names: Perennial candytuft 'Snow Cone', Iberis sempervirens 'Snowcone', Candytuft 'Snow Cone'

Genus: Iberis Iberis

Variety or Cultivar: 'Snow Cone' _ 'Snow Cone' is a compact, spreading, evergreen subshrub or perennial with linear, dark green leaves and dense, rounded clusters of pure white flowers from early to late spring.


Iberis sempervirens 'Snow Cone' is: Evergreen

Flower: White in Spring

Foliage: Dark-green in All seasons

Habit: Compact, Spreading

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests: Caterpillars , Slugs , Snails Caterpillars , Slugs , Snails

Diseases: Generally disease-free.

General care

Pruning: Trim lightly after flowering to keep shape. . REGISTER to read more...

Propagation methods: Semi-hardwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...


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Where to grow

Iberis sempervirens 'Snow Cone' (Candytuft 'Snow Cone') will reach a height of 0.15m and a spread of 0.3m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses: Containers, Cottage/Informal, Edging, Garden edging, Gravel, Hanging baskets, Rock

Cultivation: Grow in poor to moderately fertile, moist but well-drained, neutral to alkaline soil in full sun. May be invasive in ideal conditions.

Soil type: Chalky, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained

Soil pH: Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Full Sun

Aspect: North, South, East, West

Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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Botanical name: Iberis sempervirens 'Snow Cone'

Other names: Perennial candytuft 'Snow Cone', Iberis sempervirens 'Snowcone', Candytuft 'Snow Cone'

Genus: Iberis Iberis

Variety or Cultivar: 'Snow Cone' _ 'Snow Cone' is a compact, spreading, evergreen subshrub or perennial with linear, dark green leaves and dense, rounded clusters of pure white flowers from early to late spring.


Iberis sempervirens 'Snow Cone' is: Evergreen

Flower: White in Spring

Foliage: Dark-green in All seasons

Habit: Compact, Spreading

Watch out for

Specific pests: Caterpillars , Slugs , Snails

Diseases: Generally disease-free.

General care

Pruning: Trim lightly after flowering to keep shape. . REGISTER to read more...

Propagation methods: Semi-hardwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...


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Iberis sempervirens 'Snow Cone' (Candytuft 'Snow Cone') will reach a height of 0.15m and a spread of 0.3m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses: Containers, Cottage/Informal, Edging, Garden edging, Gravel, Hanging baskets, Rock

Cultivation: Grow in poor to moderately fertile, moist but well-drained, neutral to alkaline soil in full sun. May be invasive in ideal conditions.

Soil type: Chalky, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained

Soil pH: Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Full Sun

Aspect: North, South, East, West

Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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