Exposure
Part sun
Shade
Soil Moisture Needs
Wet
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Spring
Bloom Color
White
Attributes
Ground Cover
Fragrant
Tolerates wet sites
Water Requirements
Prefers consistent soil moisture
Riverbend Nursery (M.S.)

Galium odoratum

Sweet Woodruff

This beautiful spreading groundcover has white, star-shaped flowers in loose clusters and is fragrant right down to the glossy green foliage. Wonderful as a woodland groundcover or in border gardens. May go dormant during a very hot summer.

Height:

8 Inches

Spacing:

12"

Hardiness Zone:

4-8

Bloom Time:

late May - early June

Bloom Color:

White

Galium (gal'-lee-um)

Family: Rubiaceae · Common Name: Sweet Woodruff

Attractive whorled leaves and a profusion of tiny white fragrant flowers. Excellent in shaded rock gardens, at garden's edge, or as ground cover beneath trees or shrubs. Tolerates dry soil, but will go dormant.

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