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Rock Purslane

This drought hardy succulent has blue-grey foliage that tends to spread over the ground.  The flowers are produced far above the foliage atop fine wiry stalks.  Photos by Laurel Woodley

Cistanthe grandiflora has vibrant pink flowers
Cistanthe grandiflora produces blue-green leaves
Latin Name: 
Cistanthe grandiflora
Family Name: 
Portulacacreae
Place of Origin: 
Chile
Bloom Time: 
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Plant Types: 
Garden Location: 
Agave Appreciation Garden