Lewisia cotyledon 'Sunset Strain'
Also called Bitterroot
More About Lewisia cotyledon 'Sunset Strain'
- Star-shaped, flower clusters have a wide range of colours
- Yellow, peach, salmon, orange and pink flowers
- Evergreen, succulent foliage
- Used in rock gardens, or scree(alpine)gardens
- Bloom Time: May to July
- Flower Height: 25 cm
- Foliage Height: 20 cm
- Flower size: 2.5 cm
Lewisia Growing and Maintenance Tips
Grows best in a dry, well-drained, sandy soil, in full sun. Lewisia requires excellent drainage to survive and often winter wet will cause the demise of these perennials. Removing spent flowers will encourage a rebloom, and improve overall appearance. A deep taproot perennial that shouldn't be moved once established.
Lewisia cotyledon 'Sunset Strain' Characteristics
Average to Dry Soils