Rupturewort, Sea Foam


 Description:  Finely textured foliage of green with white edges provides a moss-like alternative to conventional groundcovers. A very durable perennial, H. Sea Foam blooms pink in the summer. Great for many areas including pathways or around roses.

Common Name:  Sea Foam Rupturewort

Scientific Name:  Herniaria glabra 'Sea Foam'

Type:  Perennial, Groundcover

Exposure:  Full Sun - Partial Shade

Size:  1-2' height, 10-12' spread

Bloom Color:  Yellow

Bloom Period:  Spring

Landscape Use:  Groundcover, Lawn Substitute, Rock Gardens, Border, Perennial Gardens, Mass Groupings

Soil:  Moist, Well-drained

Zone:  5 - 9

Growth Rate:  Slow



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