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Rock Garden Rock Stars: Perennials that Spill or Cascade

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Cascading perennials are valuable assets to any garden, but if you have a rock garden, acquiring some of these varieties is a must! 7 Favorite Perennials for the Western Rock Garden Most of these are the tough, small rock garden or alpine plants that are cold-hardy, low-maintenance and often evergreen. Their foliages are uniquely attractive for some are silver or burgundy-colored while others have masses of waxy leaves that are drought-tolerant. Here are a few samples of perennials that spill over rock walls or container plantings that will enhance any rock wall or rock garden. 1. Aurina or Basket-of-Gold The brilliant gold colors of Basket-of-Gold set spring gardens glowing. Aurina...