Genus of 12 species of evergreen, perennial plants with intense flowering in spring and a repent growth habit.
Latin name: Aubrieta deltoidea
They grow in full sun or part shade, in neutral or alkaline, well drained soils.
Cultivated in flowerpots, in rock gardens and in arrangements.
Propagated by cuttings and division.
Perennial with fuchsia-coloured flowers in spring.