500 seeds 120004 £1.95 In stock
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Wonderful for honey-scented table centre pots for spring and early summer.

Genus Lobularia syn. Alyssum
Group/Species maritima
Variety Oriental Nights
Type Hardy Annual
Common Name Sweet Alison
Border Position Front, Ground Cover
Soil Type Chalky, Fertile, Neutral
Scent Scented
Site Full Sun, Part Shade
Moisture Well-drained
Height 5-10cm (2-4in)
Spacing 30cm (12in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Requires light to germinate. Press lightly into soil surface and keep moist.
Care Tips A trouble-free plant that looks great in a container or edging a pathway. Very drought tolerant, so do not over water.
Flowering May - October
Harvesting Flower production 5 months
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest

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Alyssum 'Oriental Nights' reviews

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Reviewed 21st August 2019 by Karen

Disappointing, short blooming period after which the plants died!

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Geraldine

Perfect little alyssum, good germination, flowering and scent.

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Monica

Good germination but I was hoping it would have bloomed all summer