Snow in Summer
- SKU: 86228
- For each offer ordered, get 1
- Zones: 3 - 7 (-30° F.).
- Height: 3 - 6 inches
- Light Required: Full Sun.
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Snow in Summer
- Unit of Measure1
- FormEvergreen - low spreading perennial.
- LightFull Sun.
- Height3 - 6 inches
- Spread12 - 24 inches
- Spacing8 - 10 inches for quick coverage.
- Zones3 - 7 (-30° F.).
- FoliageLinear, silver woolly leaves 1/2 - 1 1/4 inch long.
- Flower FormSmall star-shaped flowers with 5 petals but appears as if there are 10 because they are deeply divided.
- ColorWhite with yellow stamens.
- BloomsLate spring to early summer.
- Soil RequirementsWell-drained, sandy soil.
- Growth RateModerate to fast growth.
- PruningNone unless you want to maintain in a restricted planting.
- CommentsBlooms late spring to early summer for 2 - 3 weeks. Vigorous ground cover with silvery leaves. Good plant for poor soil site. Attracts butterflies.
- Botanical NameCerastium tomentosum
- HeaderPerfect Choice for a Low Border or Ground Cover
- DepthPlace in hole 2 times as wide & deep as pot. Top of root ball at soil surface.
Orders for general merchandise and gift certificates are typically shipped within 5 business days. Most times, orders having items with different shipping schedules are held in full until the entire order is ready to ship based on your grow zone.
Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.
|2018 Fall Shipping Schedule|
|ZONE||Blueberries||All Other Fruits||Perennials,
Bulbs & Flowers
|Trees & Shrubs||Encapsulated
|1A-4B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|5A||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|5B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|6A & 6B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|7A & 7B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/13||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|8A & 8B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/13||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|9A-10B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/13||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|All Grow Zones: Oct 29, 2018|
Additional Shipping Notes:
The type of product you order or the weather in our area to yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule, shifting earlier or later, depending.
Trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until full dormant for optimum stress protection.
In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to send your orders via the U.S. Postal Service or FedEx. Large orders or large items may be shipped to you in multiple packages.
Please note that we cannot ship outside the 48 contiguous states.