Saxifraga arendsii 'Flower Carpet'

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Rockfoil

USDA Hardiness Zone 4-7

This is a rock garden plant that has lovely little rosettes of foliage topped by flowers in shades of pink and white. Blooms are held on wiry stems about 6-8" above foliage.

Height

6-12 Inches

Spread

12 Inches

Color

Pink/Red

Bloom Time

April-May

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips

Saxifraga is not particularly fond of hot humid summers.

When to Divide

spring after flowering

Good Companions

Clustered Bellflower (Campanula glomerata), Snow in Summer (Cerastium tomentosum), Bigroot Geranium (Geranium macrorrhizum), Woodland Phlox (Phlox divaricata), Hens and Chicks (Sempervivum cistaceum), Oriental Poppy (Papaver orientale), Maiden Grass (Miscanthus sinensis)

Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes & Uses
Containers
Ground Cover
Exposure
Partial Shade
Foliage Color
Green
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Spring
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Spring
Soil Moisture Preference
Well-drained
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