Dryas octopetala

Species: Dryas octopetala
Growth habit: low, spreading perennial
Size of plant not in bloom:
Flower colour: white
Height in bloom:
Bloom time:
Exposure: afternoon shade, open garden
Soil: slightly humousy, gritty
Top-dressing or mulch: sandstone chips
Special conditions: planted to the east of a vertical rock
Propagation: seed
Germination: easy, warm
How long in current location & conditions?: since June 2003
Other: first bloom in 2005
Photos and data submitted by: SL