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Stiff Sandwort - Minuartia michauxii

Regular price $6.00

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Phonetic: min-oo-AR-tee-ah miss-SHOW-ee-eye

(also known as Arenaria stricta)

Plant Description Coming Soon

  • Hardiness Zone:  4 - 8
  • Native Northeast Region: USDA Database
  • Sun Exposure: Full Sun
  • Flower Color: White
  • Bloom Time: April, May, June, July, August, September
  • Soil Type: Shallow, Rocky, Dry with Good Drainage
  • Mature Plant Size: 12-18"
  • Plant Spacing: 6-8"
  • Host Plant: 
  • Attracts: 
  • Advantages: Tolerant of poor soil, drought, and limited disturbance. 
  • Landscape Uses: Rock Garden
  • Companion Plants: Pearly Everlasting, Sweet Fern, Little Bluestem