Alsobia dianthiflora 4"


Otherwise known as the Laceflower, it is hard not to fall in love with this trailing plant. Soft fuzzy grey green leaves that support white wrinkled ruffled edged flowers with hints of purple on them.   

  • Light - Part sun to part shade
  • Watering - dry to the touch
  • Soil - potting mix

Images are used for general reference only. The size and shape of each plant will vary. As well as the bloom state. 

Alsobia are a groundcover plant with small, slightly fuzzy leaves. Vines will root into the soil or otherwise tril over the end of the container. This is called a “stoloniferous” growth habit. Delightful white flowers resemble small carnations.

Light: Provide plentiful bright light, the brighter the better. Some filtered or low-intensity sun rays are also suitable.

Water: Keep the soil evenly-watered but never overly saturated.

Environment: Avoid cool spaces or drafts as this plant prefers warm/comfortable temperatures and stable humidity.

Toxicity: Listed as non-toxic on the ASPCA website.

Of Note:

  • Propagation is fun and easy from the points where the stolons root into the soil. 

*When planting in a pot without a drainage hole, avoid over watering by estimating 25% of the container’s overall volume, with appropriate drainage materials incorporated when planting. Printable Care Sheet


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