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Paronychia kapela Whitlowwort

PARONYCHIA KAPELA WHITLOWWORT

Paronychia kapela 
 Whitlowwort
Tough evergreen creeper that becomes carpeted with white paper-like bracts in late spring which gives the appearance of a light dusting of snow. Plant between cracks and crevices where drier conditions prevail.  Perfect as a lawn replacement, and lovely planted over bulbs for a unique spring color combination This plant needs excellent drainage to be content.  Drought tolerant.
 
 
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Part Sun   Sun Foot Traffic:
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Bloom Time : Mid Spring
Flower color : White
Foliage :
Foliage Color : Light Green
Growth Rate : Moderate 6"-10" a year
Habit :
Irrigation : Hand Water
Plant Height : 1/8" - 1/4" (Tight to ground with small/no flower )
Planting Area Environment : Low Water (Dry area little to no water),Normal (Rainfall under normal condition)
Seacrh Sun Exposure : Part Sun,Sun
Search Foot Traffic : Heavy
Soil : Clay ,Sandy ,Gravel ,Normal
Spread :
Zone: 7,8,9,10
This Plant Is Hardy Above: 0
Additional Features:
Heat Tolerant No
Pool Area Yes
Deer Resistant No
Humid Area No
Kid Traffic Yes
Scented Yes
Dog Traffic No
Butterfly Friendly No
Attracts Bees No
Fire Resistant No
Erosion Control No
Attract Hummingbirds No
Attract Butterflies Yes
Attract Bees No
Deer Resistant Yes
Rabbit Resistant Yes
Additional Comment:
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Tips from Fran
Paronychia kapela is a little known plant that will charm your socks off. It is so cool when it is bloom as the little flowers look like tiny snowflakes. Loves a rocky area or a regular garden setting—doesn’t matter. It will just grow and grow.
 
-Fran Hopkins,
 aka ‘The STEPABLES Lady’
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