Common name: Candytuft
They are also well suited to growing in hanging baskets, porch boxes and as pot plants.
They grow to a height of between 200mm-400mm (8"-15") high.
Week 14: Sow in pots or trays of seed compost and germinate at 16°C (60°F)
Germination should take about a week.
Week 16: Prick out seedlings into boxes of potting compost and harden off in a cold frame before planting out.
Week 21: When all fear of frost has passed, plant out in a sunny position 150mm (6") apart in ordinary, well-drained garden soil.
Dead-head the plants regularly to extend the flowering period.