Aurinia saxatilis

Perennial Alyssum, Basket-of-Gold

Garden(s):

Old Post

Type:

Perennial

Height:

20-45 cm (8-15 in)

Spread:

30-60 cm (12-24 in)

Light:

Full sun

Water:

Low

Zone:

3

Bloom Time:

May, June

Bloom Colour:

Yellow

Foliage Colour:

Gray-Green

Soil:

Well-Drained, Sandy, Rocky, Loamy

Notes:

Evergreen, drought tolerant. Very showy in spring. Do not over fertilize. Shear back after flowering for a neater appearance.

“The many great gardens of the world… all make the point as clear as possible: The soul cannot thrive in the absence of a garden.” –Thomas Moore (1478-1535)
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