Aubrieta genus. These are evergreen, trailing and mound-forming perennials. They will grow about 15cm high but they will happily spread several metres. It will produce purple 4-pettalled flowers.
Perennials, Evergreens, Shrubs or Herbaceous
Europe, C Asia.
Useful on dry banks, walls and in rock gardens.
They are fully hardy and will thrive in sun with any well drained soil. To maintain a compact shape, cut back hard after flowering.
Propagation is by greenwood cuttings in the summer or by semi-ripe cuttings in late summer or autumn.
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