Aethionema genus (Stonecress). These are short-lived evergreen or semi-evergreen shrubs, sub-shrubs and perennials. The leaves are small and narrow. The flowers will bloom in spikes or clusters and have pink or white flowers in spring and summer.
Perennials, Semi-evergreens or Evergreens, Fragrants
Europe, W Asia.
Grown for the prolific flowers. can be grown in a rock garden
They are fully hardy and will need sun and well drained soil.
Most species self seed readily. Or propagate by softwood cuttings in the spring or by seed in the autumn.
Aphids and red spider mites may be a problem.
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