Mountain Sandwort
Arenaria montana 'Blizzard Compact'
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Care advice

Watering guidelines Keep the soil constantly slightly moist but never let it dry up completely.
Fertilizer suggestions Use Flower fertilizer (e.g. N8-P12-K6).
Mist requirements Does not need misting
Light preferences Prefers bright light but not direct sun
Temperature preference Prefers cold constant temperatures through the whole year (average under 16 °C).
pH range 5.6 - 7.5
Acidity preference loves neutral pH conditions
Toxicity not poisonous

Origin

Climate humid temperate

Photo

Names

Family Caryophyllaceae

Characteristics

Growth form herb
Hardiness USDA 4 (plant tolerates a minimum temperature of -35°C)
Flowering true
Flower color
  • white
Leaf color
  • green