• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full to partial shade
    Watering Needs:
    Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Forms a compact mound 8 in. tall, 12 in. wide.
    Key Feature:
    Rock Garden Plant
    Blooms:
    Summer
    Landscape Uses:
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:al-kem-ILL-uh AL-pin-a
    Plant type:Perennial
    Deciduous/evergreen:Herbaceous
    Growth rate:Moderate
    Average landscape size:Forms a compact mound 8 in. tall, 12 in. wide.
    Foliage color:Light Green
    Blooms:Summer
    Flower color:Yellow
    Flower attributesShowy Flowers
  • Care
    Care Information
    Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. For a neat appearance, remove old foliage before new leaves emerge. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Shade
    Full to partial shade
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.