Aethionema schistosum - Diane's Flower Seeds
Aethionema schistosum
Aethionema schistosum
(Fragrant Persian Stonecress)

25 seeds   $3.75
Aethionema schistosum

One of my favorite perennials! Aethionema schistosum forms a symetrical mound of blue-green leaves covered with fragrant, pale pink flowers in spring. The color and fragrance remind me of cotton candy.

Aethionema schistosum is a wonderful rock garden plant. It tolerates drought and poor soil. It needs well-drained soil to overwinter. Also known as Fragrant Persian Stonecress and Turkish Stonecress. Hardy in zones 4-8.

height 10"
width 15"

Sowing Aethionema schistosum Seeds

Start seeds indoors in late winter. Barely cover with soil, then refrigerate for 3 weeks. Full sun. Well-drained soil. Spacing 15".

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