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Aubrieta deltoidea 'Hendersonii'

  • Lawns and Ground Covers
Purple rock cress 'Hendersonii'
Photo: Jardin botanique de Montréal (Michel Tremblay)
Aubrieta deltoides



Origin and description

Creeping habit
Blooms: blue mixed, May-June
Foliage: green-grey, persisting
Height: 10-15 cm
Spacing: 40-60 cm

Species, cultivars and related plants

Common name

Purple rock cress 'Hendersonii'

Latin name (genus)

Aubrieta deltoidea 'Hendersonii'

English common name

French common name

Botanical family

  • Brassicaceae

Growing conditions

Exposure: sun, partial shade

Moderate growth

Prefers light soil

Pruning and maintenance

Trim after blooming


Rock gardens - Ground covers - Low walls - Borders

See also

Pests and diseases
Physiological disorders

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