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A picture of a Stonecress

Stonecress

Aethionema armenum

Also known as

Rock Cress

Aethionema armenum by Anna reg (CC BY-SA 3.0 at)

Full Sun
Easy care
Light watering
Frost Hardy

H6

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

20cm

Max

20cm

10cm

Min

10cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

Stonecress Overview

This is a spreading shrub with blue-green foliage. The tiny flowers are produced in spikes of pale to deep pink and bloom in spring.

Common problems with Stonecress

How to propagate Stonecress

Cuttings

Seed

Special features of Stonecress

Attractive flowers

Other uses of Stonecress

Ornamental, rock gardens

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