Very narrow, almost needle-like but soft, short leaves form an emerald green mat that resembles moss. Tiny white flowers grow singly on short stalks above the foliage in early summer and again in August.
Plant Type: perennial
Plant Form or Habit: cushion mound or small clump
Plant Use: In rock gardens, around flagstones, as a ground cover, in containers.
Width: Minimum: 6 inches Maximum: 2 inches
Foliage Texture: fine
USDA Hardiness Zone: 4
Water Requirements: average
Additional Comments: Requires well-drained soil. Too much water will cause rotting and dead patches in the mat.