Alyssum Tiny Tim Lobularia Maritima is an extremely low-growing garden annual. Commonly called Sweet Alyssum or Sweet Alison this dwarf variety reaches only 3 inches in height and forms a dense, carpet-like ground cover. Alyssum Tiny Tim is easy to grow from seeds and the mature plant has clumping growth habit and produces mounds of tiny, sweetly fragrant, white blooms. The sweet scented flowers attract bees and butterflies.
Alyssum Tiny Tim is an ideal ground cover and border plant, and Dwarf Sweet Alyssum is also widely grown in rock gardens, between paving stones, pots, containers and window boxes. The best conditions for growing Lobularia Maritima are full sun to partial shade and moist, well-drained soil.
Height: 2-3 Inches
Bloom Season: Spring/Summer/Fall
Environment: Sun/Partial Shade
Soil Type: Moist well-drained, pH 6-6.5
USDA Zones: All Regions of North America
Sow Indoors: Winter (4-6 weeks before last frost)
Sow Outdoors: Spring/Fall (In mild climates)
Seed Depth: 1/16 Inch
Germination Time: 7-14 Days