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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
description:
Large magenta-red flowers in late spring. Dense mounds of grey-green foliage. Popular variety.

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

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

usage:
Rock gardens, border edges, alpine containers

other notes:
Royal Series
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