Herniaria Glabra Seeds - GREEN CARPET- Ground-Cover,Grow in poor soil and gravel
Green Carpet (Herniaria Glabra) - This lowing growing ground cover only reaches about 3 inches in height and forms a matforming green carpet for carpet-bedding, a lawn alternative, low growing container gardening, etc. Herniaria glabra, also known as Rupturewort or Green Carpet, is a soft to walk on, evergreen grass substitute for many people or the perfect ground cover.
It can take quite a bit of foot traffic as it is almost as wear tolerant as grass. Its small, vibrant green glabrous foliage will get inconspicuous lime-green to white flowers on it, but they are barely visible and do not attract bees. Many people report never seeing Herniaria Glabra flower at all which makes it nice as there is no flower clean up.
Groundcover Specifications Season: Perennial USDA Zones: 6 - 10 Height: 3 inches Width: 12 - 24 inches Bloom Season: Early summer to mid-summer Bloom Color: White Growth Rate: Slow Environment: Full sun to partial shade Foot Traffic: High
Planting Directions Temperature: 68F Average Germ Time: 7 - 14 days Light Required: Yes Depth: Surface sow seed, do not cover Soil Type: Well-drained, can be nutritionally poor soils, adaptable to various soils, pH 5.5 - 7.0 Sowing Rate: 3 - 5 seeds per cell or approximately 5000 seeds covers 100 square feet Moisture: Keep seeds moist until germination