Also known as the Carpet Flower, this flower gives off a lovely smell that makes it easy to identify. It ranges from beautiful shades of white to purple and is quite common in gardens.
Spreading quickly, the Sweet Alyssum is a fast-growing flower that forms a “carpet”, hence their local name. Discovered in Europe, this plant has traveled the world and made its home in many gardens for its beauty and pretty scent! If grown in a mild climate, this plant can bloom year-round. Be careful, though, as this plant is noted for its aggressive growing nature and can overwhelm a garden if not cared for properly.