Formal NameLobularia maritima
Alias庭薺, Alyssum, Sweet Alyssum
HabitatThe Mediterranean coast
Morphcrawling and half hardy annual grass
Alyssum (scientific name: Lobularia maritima) is a crawling and half hardy annual grass of the Brassica family Robbalia native to Mediterranean coastalof small four flower florists gather and cover the ground so it seems like carpets are covered. Flower color has white, red, pink, purple and so on. It is also called Sweet Alyssum because sweet fragrance has flowers. It is useful as a ground cover and a by-player of parasite. Iberis when flowers feel low, It is similar to (Iberis).
Common name: Alyssum, Scientific name: Lobularia maritima, also known as: Lobularia, Sweet Alyssum, Origin: Mediterranean Coast, Environment: Temperate Area, Living Type: Evergreen Annual Grass, Plant Length: 10 to 15 cm, Leaf Shape: Lenticular Form, Leaf Margin: All Edge, Flowering Period : February to June and September - December, inflorescence form:raceme, flower color: white or red, pink, purple, floral diameter: 2 to 5 mm, number of petals: 4, fragrance: y, fruit type: corn , Use: Flower bed, fish planting, ground cover, potted plant, inflorescence diameter: 2 to 3 cm, flowering period: October to next May.
Flower typeActinomorphic Flower
Flower arrayRacemous Inflorescence
Leaf edgeEntire Fringe
Flowering placeGarden Pot flower
ColorRed, Pink, Violet, White
SeasonJan Feb Mar Apr May Oct Nov Dec
Height10 ~ 15 [cm]
Diameter0.2 ~ 0.5