Arabis bleph Rose Delight

 

Evergreen perenniel with Crimson pink flowers in spring. Spreading mat of deep green foliage all year. Fantastic early spring colour for rockeries, small gardens and patio pots. Height and Spread: 15cm (6in) x 30cm (12in)

 

Sunny spot in well drained soil

 

General Alpine Planting and care

  • Water the Alpine thoroughly and allow to drain fully
  • If the Alpine is being planted in a lawn remove a circle of turf
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base Adding a bucketful of planting compost
  • Remove the pot gently, if the tree is well rooted cut off the pot
  • Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in well
  • Water the Alpine and area thoroughly, then again at least once a week during the first growing season
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring