GROW SWEET ALYSSUM IN POTS | WITH FULL UPDATES USEFUL TIPS : Alyssum flowers are not only beautiful, but they also attract many of the beneficial pests that help you grow a garden. Alyssum, with its tiny flowers, is a vigorous spreader. There are many different cultivars in many different shades and colors.
Sweet alyssum plants require full sun to partial shade. Give sweet alyssum at least 6 to 8 hours of sunlight. Because sweet alyssum is a drought-tolerant plant, avoid giving it too much water. Keep the soil moist but not wet. After sweet alyssum (Lobularia maritima) flowers bloom and die, deadhead them to promote more flowers. Some carpet flower varieties set flowers very quickly and bloom multiple times in a season.