Scientific Name: Arabis caucasica (incl. hybrid cvs.) Form: Creeping / Mat-like
Common Name:rock cress, pink wall cressTexture:Medium - fine
Family Name:BrassicaceaeHabit: Spreading
Plant Type: Ground cover, Herbaceous perennial Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.1 - 0.2m x 0.3 - 0.6m
Origin: Europe Hardiness Zone:Zone 3: (-40 to -34 C)
Leaves: Simple, Alternate, Soft flexible, Branching hairs, Elliptic, Obovate, Pinnately lobed
Flowers: Raceme, (Floriferous), White, Magenta, Pink, Purple, Dark-red, May- Apr
Fruit: Silique, Brown, Jun
Exposure: Full sun
Soil or Media: Well-drained, Rocky or gravelly or dry
Landscape Uses: Ground cover, Perennial border, Rock garden
Key ID Features:Small, mounding perennial; leaves mid-green, spatulate, margins loosely toothed; flowers with 4 white petals (cultivars pink, red, or purple)