Aubrieta deltoidea

  • English name:
    Blue kisses, Rock cress, False rockcress, Lilacbush, Purple rock cress, Rainbow rock cress, Alyssum deltoideum, Purple alyssum
  • Scientific name:
    Aubrieta deltoidea
  • Category:
  • Aspect:
    south, west
  • Flower color spring:
    purple, pink
  • Flowering period:
    Spring
  • Foliage color autumn:
    green
  • Foliage color spring:
    green
  • Foliage color summer:
    green
  • Foliage color winter:
    green
  • Fragrant:
    No
  • Genus:
    Aubrieta (Brassicaceae)
  • Ground type:
    sand, chalk, loam
  • Hardiness:
    H4
  • Light exposure:
    sheltered, exposed
  • Maximum height in cm:
    30
  • Maximum width in cm:
    60
  • Other common names UK:
    Blue kisses, Rock cress, False rockcress, Lilacbush, Purple rock cress, Rainbow rock cress, Alyssum deltoideum, Purple alyssum
  • PH:
    alkaline, neutral
  • Plant family name:
    Brassicaceae
  • Plant type:
    perennial
  • pruning period:
    after flowering period
  • Soil:
    Well drained
  • Spines:
    No
  • Sunlight:
    full sun
  • Time to maximum height in months:
    120
  • Toxic:
    No
  • Winter-hardy:
    Yes