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Alyssum montanum 'Mountain Gold' (Berggold)

Also called Mountain Alyssum


More About Alyssum montanum Mountain Gold ('Berggold')

  • A popular rock garden plant
  • Rich yellow fragrant flowers
  • Forms a low trailing mound of silvery-gray foliage
  • Semi-evergreen
  • Bloom Time: Spring

Zone:

3

Height:

10-15 cm

Spread:

30-45 cm

Colour:

Yellow
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Mountain Gold Alyssum Growing and Maintenance Tips

Grows well in a dry rocky soil, in full sun. Trim plants after blooming to maintain a bushy habit. Clumps are not easily divided, so seeding or cuttings are the best methods of propagation.


Alyssum montanum Mountain Gold ('Berggold') Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Evergreen
Evergreen
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Fragrant
Fragrant
Ground cover
Ground cover
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Medium

Flowering Time

Lt. Spr-Sum
Spring

Habit

Trailing
Mounding

Foliage Color

Gray

Landscape uses

Border/edging
Rooftop (extensive)

 Suitable Substitutions for Alyssum montanum 'Mountain Gold' (Berggold)

Alchemilla mollis

Alchemilla mollis

Lady's Mantle