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botanical name:
Aubrieta 'Barker's Double'
Aubrieta 'Barker's Double' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Aubretia
synonyms:  Aubrieta deltoidea 'Barker's Double'
family:  Brassicaceae
characteristics: perennial, ground-cover
height: 0.10m
width: 0.30m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: mounding
leaf colour: grey-green
flower colour: pink
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 9
description:
Mat forming greyish-green foliage. Double, rich violet-pink flowers.

cultivation:
Cut back very hard after flowering to maintain tidy growth, otherwise the plants will become thin at the centre with straggly growth.

propagation:
By division of rooted stems, layering or cuttings.

usage:
Rock gardens, raised beds.

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