Peltaria alliacea/Garlic Cress

Peltaria alliacea / Peltaria alliacea
Spent flowers in late spring
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Spent flowers in late spring

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Scientific Name: Peltaria alliacea
Common Name: Garlic Cress
Plant Type: Deciduous
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 6, 7, 8 Determine Your Zone
Height: 1-2 feet
Spread: 1-2 feet
Bloom time: Summer
Flower color: White
Light Exposure: Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Dry
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Low
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Comments: The garlic Cress, native of Southeastern Europe, produces white flowers in summer. An excellent herb for containers and the rock garden. Provide full sunlight and a well drained soil.