Rock Cress, Aubrieta
Aubrieta 'Chianti'

Family: Brassicaceae (brass-ih-KAY-see-ee)
Genus: Aubrieta (aw-bree-EH-tuh)
Cultivar: Chianti

Category
Alpines and Rock Gardens
Perennials

Foliage Color

Bloom Characteristics

Water Requirements
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Where to Grow

Height
6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

Spacing

Hardiness
USDA Zone 4a: to -34.4 C (-30 F)
USDA Zone 4b: to -31.6 C (-25 F)
USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)
USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)
USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)
USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)
USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)
USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)
USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)
USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)
USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

Sun Exposure
Full Sun
Sun to Partial Shade

Danger

Bloom Color
Violet/Lavender

Bloom Time
Late Spring/Early Summer

Foliage
Herbaceous

Other details

Soil pH requirements

Patent Information

Propagation Methods

Seed Collecting