Androsace

The genus Androsace belongs to the family Primulaceae.  The genus contains around 100 species, all of which are high alpines which grow best in gritty soil in full sun.

Androsace hedreantha
Androsace hedreantha

Rock Jasmine

A mat forming rock garden plant with pale pink flowers.

Androsace carnea ssp. rosea
Androsace carnea ssp. rosea

Pink Rock Jasmine

A springflowering rock garden plant with pink flowers.

Androsace carnea
Androsace carnea

Rock Jasmine

A tiny rock garden plant bearing white flowers in April-May.

Androsace lactea
Androsace lactea

Milkwhite Rock Jasmine

Milkwhite rock jasmine low growing rock garden plant with white flowers.