Candytuft Tall Iberis Umbellata is a herbaceous annual flowering plant that is native to Mediterranean region. Candytuft seeds germinate fast, and also called Globe Candytuft, the developed Iberis Umbellata produces showy clusters of small flowers that are ranged in color from white to pink and purple. Candytuft foliage features glossy, lance-shaped, dark-green leaves, and the fragrant blooms of Globe Candytuft attract bees and butterflies.
Candytuft Tall is grown widely in all kinds of garden settings such as flower beds, borders, containers, cutting gardens. In most areas Iberis Umbellata seeds are sown in early spring, but in cold climate areas, the seeds can be planted in late spring or early summer. Globe Candytuft grows and blooms best in full sun tolerating partial shade, but in shady environment Candytuft will not bloom as profusely.
Height: 12-24 Inches
Bloom Season: Summer/Fall
Environment: Sun/Partial Shade
Soil Type: Average/Dry/Moist well-drained
USDA Zones: All Regions of North America
Sow Indoors: Spring (4-6 weeks before last frost)
Sow Outdoors: Spring/Summer
Seed Depth: 1/16 Inch
Germination Time: 20-30 Days