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Mountain Alison

Alyssum montanum

Also known as

Mountain Madwort

Full Sun
Moderate care
Light watering
Frost Hardy

H6

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

50cm

Max

50cm

10cm

Min

50cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a mild fragrance

Mountain Alison Overview

This species is an evergreen perennial. The leaves are narrowly oblong and grey. The flowers are racemes of small yellow flowers that will bloom in the early summer. Also known as Alyssum montanum 'Berggold'.

Common problems with Mountain Alison

How to propagate Mountain Alison

Seed

Sow the seeds in a cold frame in the autumn or spring.

Special features of Mountain Alison

Ground cover

Other uses of Mountain Alison

Rock gardens, walls. Spring/summer interest.

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