Arabis

Rockcress

The genus Arabis belongs to the family Brassicaceae. They are low growing alpines that grow in gritty soil. Most species are native to mountains in Europe and Asia.

Arabis blepharophylla
Arabis blepharophylla

Coast Rockcress

A tender rock garden plant with magenta flowers.

Arabis caucasica
Arabis caucasica

Mountain Rockcress

A spring flowering rock garden plant with lilac-pink flowers.

Arabis caucasica 'Plena'
Arabis caucasica 'Plena'

Mountain Rockcress

A variety of mountain rockcress with white, double flowers.

Arabis caucasica 'Variegata'
Arabis caucasica 'Variegata'

Mountain Rockcress

A variety of mountain rockcress with pure white flowers and gray-green foliage with cream edges.