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  • Nemesia Escential Snowberry X012_Z6S3597

Nemesia ESCENTIAL® Snowberry

Nemesia hybrida = ‘Penx012’


Penhow PlantsLiving up to their namesake, these nemesias are essential for scent in the garden. Large flowers with bold colors and intense fragrance make these a staple in the garden. Escential® varieties are the most heat-tolerant nemesia on the market today, providing endless color from early spring through autumn.

Description / Plant Notes:

  • Highly scented.
  • Excellent summer heat-tolerance.
  • Endless color from early spring through autumn.


USDA Zone: USDA Zone 9, (20 F or -6 C).

Bloom: Elegant pure white flowers with vibrant yellow eyes. Self-cleaning. Great for planting with other ESCENTIAL  Nemesia to create vibrant mixes.

Bloom Period: Endless color from early spring through autumn.

Foliage: Small dark green foliage.

Habit: Compact rounded habit. Ideal for 4” pots, & early season containers & baskets. Ultimately 8-12” x 8-12”.

Propagation: Softwood Cuttings / Tissue Culture. License required for propagation.

Culture: Best in full sun in rich moist well-drained conditions.

Additional Comments: Pinch when young to encourage strong basal branching. Trim after flowering to encourage good habit a rapid re-flowering. Trim to re-flower in 3 in 4 weeks.

Uses: 4” pots, & early season containers, baskets, borders & mass landscape planting.

PK Sheet
USDA Zone: 9
Height: 8 to 12-inches
20 to 30-centimeters
Spread: 8 to 12-inches
20 to 30-centimeters
Seasons: Early Spring, Autumn
Flower Colors: Bicolor, White, Yellow
Foliage Colors: Dark Green
Hardiness / Vigor: Hardy
Growth Habit: Compact-rounded
Patent Status: Rights Asserted
Origin: United Kingdom
Other Varieties
in the Collection:
Nemesia ESCENTIAL® Blackberry
Nemesia ESCENTIAL® Blueberry Custard
Nemesia ESCENTIAL® Bumbleberry
Nemesia ESCENTIAL® Pinkberry
Nemesia ESCENTIAL® Raspberry Lemonade
Nemesia ESCENTIAL® Strawberry
Nemesia ESCENTIAL® Sugarberry
Nemesia ESCENTIAL® Pinkberry Imp
Nemesia ESCENTIAL® Blueberry Custard Imp
Nemesia ESCENTIAL® Cherryberry
Nemesia ESCENTIAL® Elderberry Cream
Nemesia ESCENTIAL® Sunberry
Nemesia ESCENTIAL® Zazzleberry
Nemesia ESCENTIAL® ‘Passionberry’