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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
Mat forming greyish-green foliage. Double, rich violet-pink flowers.

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

By division of rooted stems, layering or cuttings.

Rock gardens, raised beds.

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