Aubrieta Rock Cress Cascade Purple Aubrieta Hybrida Superbissima is a popular low to the ground carpet-forming perennial ground cover that is started from flower seeds. This Rock Cress features carpet-like, evergreen foliage and deep purple flowers with a small yellow eye. Aubrieta blooms profusely in mid-spring and early summer, and the masses of purple flowers are irresistible for butterflies and bees.
Aubrieta Rock Cress Cascade Purple is widely planted in rock gardens and along pathway edges. Rock Cress is the outstanding ground cover and one of the best cascading over rock walls flowers. Aubrieta is also a great choice for handing baskets and alpine containers. Aubrieta Hybrida grows best in full sun or partial shade and likes light, well-drained soil.
Height: 4 Inches
Bloom Season: Spring/Summer
Environment: Sun/Partial Shade
Soil Type: Average, Moist well-drained, pH 6.5-7.5
USDA Zones: 4-10
Sow Indoors: Winter/Spring (6-8 weeks before last frost)
Sow Outdoors: Spring/Summer/Fall
Seed Depth: 1/16 Inch
Germination Time: 14-21 Days