groundcover, perennial

Saponaria ocymoides | Rock Soapwort

Rock Soapwort is a candidate for the rock garden, spreading groundcover or spiller over the edge of a container or ledge. Masses of small pink flowers bloom late spring into summer. Canopy coverage: 7 square feet.

Water Requirement: moderate

Sun Exposure: full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to -30F

Growth Rate: fast

Height: 1 feet high

Width: 3 feet wide


Foliage Color: dark green

Flower Color: pink

Flower Season: spring, summer

Wildlife: hummingbirds, butterflies