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Learn about several plant varieties and the planting information for each zone.

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Sweet Alyssum 'Rose' (2 of 12)

Plant in moist, but well-drained soil; fertilize monthly during growing season
Plant in full sun for all zones
Shear back in mid summer to encourage blooming
Height: 12 inches; Width: 6 inches
Zones 2-11: Plant seeds or seedlings after danger of frost has passed; plant in full sun; mulch in colder areas; water until established; plants may survive winter in frost-free locations.

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