Annual and perennial herbs with five-petaled flowers, that take their name from the greek word for a horn "Ceras"
Latin name: Cerastium tomentosum
They grow in full sun or part shade and inwell-drained soils.
Plant in rock gardens, in groups for ground-covering and in flowerpots.
Propagated by division.
No disease problems.
Evergreen, ground-covering, herbaceous perennial with grayish leaves and abundant white flowers from mid spring to mid summer.