Arabis alpina 'Pink'

Mountain Rockcress, Wall Cress

These small perennials are excellent for rock gardens and for spilling over rocky walls. Also used as edging or in pattern planting. Their dense mats of evergreen leaves become completely covered by a mass of spring flowers. Small blooms are white or purple. All need well-drained, sandy or rocky soils. They are easy to grow. Start by cuttings, division and seed. Cut back after flowering to prevent splayed growth.
Arabis alpina, Mountain Rockcress, Wall Cress
Masses of rosy pink flowers attract butterflies.

Attributes - Arabis alpina 'Pink'

Plant Type: Perennial

Bloom Season: Early Spring through Late Spring

Flower Color: Pink

Foliage: Evergreen

Height: 4 in. to 10 in.

Width: 1 ft. 4 in.

Sunlight: Full Sun

Climate: Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9

Notes: Susceptible to Aphids, Powdery Mildew, Rust.

Related Plants

Arabis alpina, Arabis alpina 'White', Arabis caucasica 'Snowcap'
 
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