How to grow Galium odoratum

Galium odoratum growing herbaceous of the genus Galium also known as Sweetscented bedstraw or Sweet woodruff, Galium odoratum perennial evergreen or deciduous plant, also used as ornamental fragrant plant and ground cover plant, can grow in temperate or subtropical climate, grow in hardiness zone 5-9

Leaves fragrant color green in whorled shape rings

Galium odoratum flower

Flower color white, the flowers grow in clusters in cross shape

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Requirements for Galium odoratum growing and care:

Rich soil, moist soil

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed / Vegetative reproduction

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?

Difficulties or problems when growing:

Planting season:
Spring / Summer

Pests and diseases:
Aphids, spider mites

Pruning season:
Autumn / Winter

How to prune:
Just for design and dead parts

Size of the plant?
15-30cm, 6-12 feet

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing / Medium growing

Water requirement:
Average amount of water / Big amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Half Shade / Full Shade

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:

Blooming information

Bloom season?
Spring / Summer

General information about the flower:
White cross shaped flowers grow in clusters

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