- Sow seeds in spring
- Common Name
These tiny flowers come in a range of colours that are perfect for growing at the front of your flower bed or in containers.
Likes to grow in a sunny place in well-drained soil.
When to grow
Sow inside in March and plant out in the garden in May.
What you need
Packet of Alyssum seeds
Unheated greenhouse or cold frame
How to grow
Fill your tray with seed compost.
Sprinkle the seeds thinly over the surface and cover with a thin layer of compost. Place in a warm place and keep the compost damp.
When the seedlings are about 2cm tall, transplant them into another tray about 5cm apart.
Gradually harden off the plants and plant them outside 30cm apart.