Plant FinderPlant Finder Graphic
Zone
Zones 1-10, 14-24
Full Sun
Full
Regular Water
Moderate

Arabis x sturii

Rockcress
Brassicaceae (Cruciferae)
Perennials

ARABIS

Low-growing, spreading plants ideal for edgings, rock gardens, groundcovers, and pattern plantings. All have attractive year-round foliage and clusters of small white, pink, or rose-purple flowers in spring. Give good drainage.

Arabis x sturii

Dense, fist-size cushions of small, bright green leaves eventually grow into small mats bearing clusters of white flowers on 2–3-in. stems. Some consider it among the finest rock garden plants.

You Might Also Like...

x Heucherella ‘Kimono’

Deeply lobed leaves patterned green and silver with purple veins and a dark central stripe; flowers ar...

Dahlia

Native to Mexico and Guatemala. Grown in the Zones 1–24, but must be lifted and stored in cold-w...

Heuchera micrantha

Native to California, Washington, Oregon, and Idaho. Plant in a protected spot in coldest part of the ...

Find Your Sunset Climate Zone

Find Your Sunset Climate Zone

View Maps Learn More

Advertisement