Arabis Wall Rock Cress Spring Charm Arabis Blepharophylla is an evergreen perennial native to California. Arabis Wall Rock Cress Spring Charm seeds can be started indoors in winter or outdoors in late spring for flowering the following year and fall for flowering the following spring. Other common names of this plant are Coast Rock Cress and Rose Rock Cress. Arabis Spring Charm grows fast forming a dense mat of deep-green leaves and blooming in late spring and early summer with masses of small, sweetly scented, four-petalled, carmine or rose-pink flowers that attract bees and butterflies.
Arabis Wall Rock Cress Spring Charm is widely grown as an edging or ground cover plant, and Coast Rock Cress looks wonderful trailing over the edges of containers, window boxes, over stones in rock gardens or down walls. Arabis Blepharophylla seeds are easy to germinate, and matured Arabis Wall Rock Cress Spring Charm prefer to grow in full sun tolerating light shade and enjoying light, well-drained soil. In winter time Arabis Spring Charm looks fabulous because of its evergreen highly attractive foliage.
Height: 6 Inches
Bloom Season: Spring/Summer
Environment: Sun/Partial Shade
Soil Type: Average/Moist well-drained, pH 6.2-7.2
USDA Zones: 3-9
Sow Indoors: Winter/Spring (6-8 weeks before last frost)
Sow Outdoors: Spring/Fall
Seed Depth: Surface sowing - press seeds slightly into the soil
Germination Time: 21-28 Days