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botanical name:
Aubrieta 'Royal Red'
Aubrieta 'Royal Red' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Aubretia
family:  Brassicaceae
characteristics: perennial, ground-cover
height: 0.10m
width: 0.60m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: mounding
leaf colour: grey-green
flower colour: red
main season: Spring
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 9
Large magenta-red flowers in late spring. Dense mounds of grey-green foliage. Popular variety.

Well drained soil in full sun.
Cut back after flowering to keep compact and tidy.

By division of rooted stems, layering, or cuttings. This variety is also available as seed.

Rock gardens, border edges, alpine containers

other notes:
Royal Series
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