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A picture of a Winter-Cress

Winter-Cress

Barbarea vulgaris 'Variegata'

Also known as

Yellow Rocket, Variegated Land Cress, Common yellow rocket, Rock cress, Bittercress

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Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H7

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

45cm

Max

25cm

20cm

Min

15cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Winter-Cress Overview

Produces rosettes of long, toothed, glossy, green leaves with cream blotches. In the summer, branching, small, yellow flowerheads rise above the leaves.

Common problems with Winter-Cress

How to propagate Winter-Cress

Division

Seed or division in spring.

Seed

Special features of Winter-Cress

Ground cover