Arabis – Snow Cap – Rockcress – Arabis alpina
Native to North America
Trimming plants back after they are finished blooming will promote branching, denser plants, and a tidier appearance.
This perennial will beautify your garden year after year
Maintenance Category Easy
Water Category Average
Flower Form Container, Cut Flower, Landscape
pH B - pH 5.8 - 6.2
EC (2:1 Extraction Method) 0.6 - 0.9
Fertilization 150 - 200
Light Requirements High
Water Requirements Moderate to Moist
Rooting Out Temperature 65 - 72° Fahrenheit
Growing On Temperature 55 - 65° Fahrenheit
Holding Temperature 50 - 60° Fahrenheit
Planting and Timing Information
Early Spring through Fall Finish. Standard PPP.
Finishing Times [weeks]
4-5" and Quart Pot : 6-8
6" and Gallon Pot : 8-10
7-9" Pot : 8-10
10-12" and Two Gallon Pot :
Pinching and Growth Regulators
None needed but B-9 at 2500 ppm can be used if necessary.
Pest and Disease Management
General pest and disease practices as listed in notes.
Good air circulation and proper water management are important.