Hardy Plants

Draba dedeana

Type: Herbaceous perennial
Family: Brassicaceae
Color: pure white
Exposure: Full sun or partial shade
Bloom Month: March, April
Height: 3”
Shape: Cushion to mat-forming
Soil: well drained, scree; lean, with a little fertilizer
Moisture: dry; needs water during growth cycle, then dry.
Origin: Mountains of northern and eastern Spain
Hardiness Zone: 3
Propagation: division; seeds may be sown in the fall
Notes: Avoid pouring water over cushions; dead head flowers after blooming.

Alaska Rock Garden Society

The society has been very active in bringing well know speakers to the area. The group leads seed collecting trips to areas of alpine plants in Alaska.

Contact Information

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12001 Audubon Drive
Anchorage, AK 99516

Email: jrtinker@mtaonline.net

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