Galium odoratum, the enchanting Sweet Woodruff that brings a delicate and aromatic touch to your garden. This perennial ground cover is celebrated for its dainty star-shaped flowers, lush green foliage, and a fragrance that fills the air, creating a delightful and sensory-rich outdoor experience.
✓ Sweet Fragrance: Immerse yourself in the sweet, vanilla-like fragrance that emanates from the clusters of tiny, white blooms. The aromatic allure of Sweet Woodruff adds an extra layer of sensory delight to your garden, making it a charming choice for those who appreciate scented landscapes.
✓ Lush Ground Cover: With its low-growing and spreading habit, Galium odoratum forms a dense carpet of rich green foliage. This makes it an excellent ground cover choice for shady areas, woodland gardens, or beneath trees.
✓ Star-Shaped Blooms: Delicate, star-shaped flowers adorn the foliage in late spring to early summer, adding a touch of elegance and charm to the ground cover. The visual appeal of the blooms is complemented by their subtle and sweet fragrance, enhancing the overall sensory experience.
✓ Shade-Loving Resilience: Sweet Woodruff is well-suited for shaded corners of your garden where other plants may struggle. Its adaptability to various light conditions makes it a versatile choice for landscaping in different settings.
✓ Low-Maintenance Delight: Sweet Woodruff is a low-maintenance ground cover that requires little care once established. Its hardy nature and adaptability make it an excellent choice for gardeners seeking an attractive and easy-going addition to their landscape.
Experience the allure of Sweet Woodruff and transform your shaded garden into a fragrant retreat.
Height: 6-12 in
Spread: 8-12 in
Part Sun to Shade
Used in Borders, Landscapes, Attracts Pollinators, Deer Resistant, Fragrant, Shade Tolerant, Low Maintenance
Perennial: Zone 3a-9b
Sold in 1 gal container
Photo courtesy of Ball Horticulture Company