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Postby joan w » Apr 29, 2008 4:10 pm

These plants have flowers on last years growth but the old stems don't look very nice.
Should I trim them and will the new growth flower?


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Postby Sharon Bryson » Apr 30, 2008 8:39 am

That is Rock Cress(Arabis sp.)....just let it bloom. It can stand a shear later on, but they are very early spring bloomers on last years growth.
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Postby joan w » Apr 30, 2008 11:32 am

Thanks Sharon, that's what I needed to know.
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Postby kelly_m » May 01, 2008 9:37 am

I find the whites...nicer than the purples...very prolific self seeders though!
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