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aubrieta 'Red Cascade'
Aubrieta are mat-forming evergreen perennials with small leaves and short racemes of 4-petalled flowers in shades of pink and purple in spring
'Red Cascade' is a strong-growing mat-forming perennial that may be grown as an annual, with single, deep magenta-red flowers in spring
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Aspect South-facing or West-facing
Exposure Sheltered or Exposed
MoistureWell-drained, Moist but well-drained
SoilChalk, Loam, Sand
Up to 10 cm
Time to ultimate height
Best grown in well-drained soil in full sun, an ideal plant for dry areas such as chalky slopes and on walls, but it can tolerate partial shade. Being hardy, it is a useful container plant for spring colour.
Propagate by seed, softwood cuttings or semi-hardwood cuttings
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Ground Cover Banks and Slopes Flower borders and beds Garden Edging
City & Courtyard Gardens Cottage & Informal Garden Gravel Garden Patio & Container Plants Rock Garden
Pruning Cut back after flowering
Pests Can get aphids and flea beetles
May be infected by white blister
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