Alpines and Rock Plants for UK Gardens

Despite their compact size and delicate appearance many alpines are extremely hardy and thrive well in the garden, if given the growing conditions are right.

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The following section lists a selection of alpines that can be grown in domestic gardens in Great Britain (England/Scotland/Ireland).

Arabis variegata

Arabis
White Rock cress

Thrift Sea Pink

Armeria maritima
Thrift, Sea pink

snow in summer flowers

Cerastium
Snow in summer

minature rock rose

Helianthemum
Rock rose

variegated aubrieta

Aubrieta
Rock cress

Campanula carpatica blue flower

Campanula carpatica
Serbian bellflower

Sedum Acre yellow flowers

Sedum
Stonecrop

Sempervivum

Sempervivum
Houseleek