Desert moss

Arenaria 'Wallowa Mountain'

Desert moss, Arenaria Wallowa Mountain Plant Select
Evergreen, exceptionally short and compact groundcover native to Oregon. Fine-textured bright green foliage resembles moss yet is very drought-tolerant. Superb for xeric and fairy gardens, permanent containers, between paving stones in paths and on patios, and as a companion to hardy cacti and succulents. Thrives in sun or partial shade.
Plant Type Petites
Height 1/2-1 inches
Width 8-12 inches
Flowering Season Spring
Flower Color Insignificant
Sun Sun, Partial Sun
Water Needs Moderate to xeric
USDA Hardiness Zone Zones 4-8
Soil Type Loam, sandy
Deer Resistant Yes
Good for Pollination No
Winter Interest Yes
North American Native Yes
Year Introduced 2015