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AGM plants have been through a rigorous trial and assessment programme. They are:
This plant will provide nectar and pollen for bees and the many other types of pollinating insects.
It is included in an evolving list of plants carefully researched and chosen by RHS experts. Divided into 3 groups these lists, linked below, are maintained by a team of RHS staff and are reviewed annually.
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Other common names
yellow whitlow grass sea-green whitlow grass
Draba can be annuals or evergreen perennials, with rosettes of small leaves forming compact cushions or mats, and short racemes of small, 4-petalled flowers in spring or early summer
D. aizoides is a mat-forming perennial with small, dark green leaves and bright yellow flowers in late spring
C & S Europe (Mts)
Habit Mat forming
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 North-facing or West-facing or East-facing
Exposure Exposed or Sheltered
pHAcid, Alkaline, Neutral
Up to 10 cm
Time to ultimate height
Grow in a gritty very well-drained soil. Protect from excessive winter rain. Avoid wetting foliage
Propagate by seed and root rosettes
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Gravel Garden Rock Garden
Pruning No pruning required
Pests Prone to slugs and can get aphids
Generally disease free
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