Galium odoratum
Sweet Woodruff

Rubiaceae

Height: 15 - 20 cm

Flower colour: white

Flowering time: June - July

Sunlight: partial shade - shade, very shade tolerant

Soil:  well drained, moist

pH: acid - neutral - alkaline

Hardiness: hardy

Plant range: Europe

Good ground cover

for shady places.  

Spreads by rhizomes,

can become invasive. 

Photos and experiences of growing this plant in Iceland are welcomed  in the comments below.

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