Corbeille d’or: all care tips


The golden basket is a perennial plant that flowers generously in spring.

The golden yellow of its flowers is characteristic as well as its basket shape.

In summary, what you need to know is:

Name  Saxon alyssum
Family  : Brassicaceae
Type  : Perennial

 20 to 30 cm
Exhibition  : Sunny
Sol  : Ordinary, well drained

Flowering  April-May

Planting of the golden basket

Preferably in the autumn to encourage rooting, but you can also plant it until spring outside the frost periods.

Choose a sunny spot Keep a distance of at least 30 cm between each foot.

Pruning, maintenance of a gold basket

Maintenance is easy because the golden basket requires virtually no care.

About the golden basket

As its name suggests, this bushy perennial forms a basket that spreads out on the ground to form a golden yellow carpet.

Along a low wall, a rock garden, or even a flowerpot, the golden basket will give light and a lot of brightness to your garden or terrace.

There is almost no maintenance for this hardy perennial that adapts to most environments.