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Iberis sempervirens ‘Tahoe’
Iberis sempervirens ‘Tahoe’
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Iberis sempervirens ‘Tahoe’

Evergreen Candytuft

USDA Zone: 3-9

Plant number: 1.285.170

Evergreen Candytuft is a spring blooming favourite, often seen cascading over rocks and walls, or used for edging. The glossy, evergreen foliage forms a perfect mound. This is an early-flowering selection, producing clusters of small white flowers in mid to late spring. Shear lightly right after blooming, but otherwise leave plants alone in fall and early spring. Drought tolerant, once established. Prefers a well-drained site, so avoid heavy clay soils that stay wet in winter. Not easily divided. European Fleuroselect Quality Award winner.

Further details for
Iberis sempervirens ‘Tahoe’

Optimal Growing
Appearance and
Sun Exposure
  Full Sun or
  Partial Shade
Soil Type
  Normal or
Soil pH
  Neutral or
  Alkaline or
Soil Moisture
Care Level
Flower Colour
Blooming Time
  Mid Spring
  Late Spring
Foliage Color
  Deep Green
Plant Uses & Characteristics
  Accent: Good Texture/Form
  Alpine & Rock
  Deer Resistant
  Drought Tolerant
  Ground Cover
   20-25 cm
   8-10 inches
   30-60 cm
   12-23 inches
Foot Traffic
Growth Rate
Disclaimer: This information is presented for reference only. This plant is not currently part of our Heritage Perennials lineup.