Cerastium tomentosum growing herbaceous of the genus Cerastium also known as Snow in Summer, Cerastium tomentosum perennial evergreen or in hot climate as annual plant used as ornamental ground cover plant, can grow in temperate or subtropical climate and growing in hardiness zone 3-8 (as perennial) and 8-10 (as annual).
Leaves color green-gray in elliptic shape the leaves fleshy.
Cerastium tomentosum flower
Flower color white with green-yellow in the middle.
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Requirements for Cerastium tomentosum growing and care:
What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed
Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
Difficulties or problems when growing:
When is the best time to plant?
Spring / Summer, in hardiness zone of 8-10 in autumn
Pests and diseases:
Autumn / Winter
How to prune:
Just for design
Size of the plant?
10-30cm, 0.3-1 feet
Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing / Medium growing
Small amount of water / Average amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Spring / Summer
General information about the flower:
White flowers with green-yellow in the middle