Asked by: Eudardo Hehrmann
asked in category: General Last Updated: 11th April, 2020

Is aubrieta an evergreen?

Aubrieta (commonly known as Aubretia) is a genus of about 20 species of flowering plants in the cabbage family Brassicaceae. It is a low, spreading plant, hardy, evergreen and perennial, with small violet, pink or white flowers, and inhabits rocks and banks.

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Beside this, is Aubretia an evergreen?

How to Grow Aubretia. Aubreita is a low growing evergreen perennial which forms a mat of flowers and is good for the front of a border or better still, tumbling down a wall. Aubretia is fully hardy and flowers best in a sunny spot but will grow in semi shade.

Also, what does aubrieta mean? Definition of Aubrieta. 1 : a genus of Eurasian perennial herbs (family Cruciferae) that often grow in dense mats, are cultivated in rock gardens, and have showy, usually purplish flowers.

Thereof, does aubrieta spread?

Aubrieta Growing Conditions. Aubrieta is a perennial suited for United States Department of Agriculture zones 4 to 8. This temperate to cool region plant can spread up to 24 inches (61 cm.) over time and forms lovely purple carpets of color in spring.

Can you grow Aubretia in pots?

Aubrieta is a flower that is very well suited to growing in a pot or a garden box. Plant your aubretia in a pot with special flower plant soil mix. Water on a regular basis, whenever the surface soil is dry.

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