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Aubretia 'Royal Velvet'

Aubrieta 'Royal Velvet'

Full Sun
Easy care
Light watering
Half-hardy

6a-9b

USDA zone

-23°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

30cm

Max

60cm

10cm

Min

30cm

10 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

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Aubretia 'Royal Velvet' Overview

This compact, mat forming hardy perennial is semi evergreen and produces deep blue flowers in early spring.

Common problems with Aubretia 'Royal Velvet'

How to harvest Aubretia 'Royal Velvet'

Generally not harvested.

How to propagate Aubretia 'Royal Velvet'

Seed

Cuttings

Take softwood or semi hardwood cuttings

Special features of Aubretia 'Royal Velvet'

Ground cover

It will cover large areas.

Other uses of Aubretia 'Royal Velvet'

The plant is ideal for gravel or rock gardens, on slopes and banks in informal cottage styles as well as in containers in urban city gardens.

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