Every purchase supports the work of the RHS


  • Eventual height: 0.15m
  • Eventual spread: 0.5m

Arabis alpina subsp. caucasica Little Treasure White ('Aralba')

mountain rock cress

Perfect for pollinators
9cm pot £5.99
  • Position: full sun
  • Soil: well-drained soil
  • Rate of growth: fast-growing
  • Flowering period: April to May
  • Hardiness: fully hardy

    This fast-growing evergreen groundcover, will soon spread to form a generous clump of foliage, which in late spring, is topped with open clusters of small, lightly scented white flowers. A handsome adition to the alpine bed or rockery, it can also be used to fill crevices in paving, or dry stone walls.

  • Garden care: Avoid waterlogging, particularly in winter, and to keep the plants looking bushy, cut them back hard immediately after flowering.