Rock Garden Plants
Lewisia  cotyledon (S.Watson) B.L.Rob.  sect. Cotyledon 
Home
Families
Genus
Territory
Habitat
Synonyms
Types
Galery
Info
FamilyMONTIACEAE
Genus species var.Lewisia  cotyledon (S.Watson) B.L.Rob.  sect. Cotyledon
SynonymsLewisia cotyledon var. purdyi Jeps.
 Lewisia finchiae Purdy
 Lewisia purdyi (Jeps.) Gabrielson
Territory Northwestern U.S.A.Southwestern U.S.A.CaliforniaOregon
rocky slopes
Altitude300-2300m
Description basal leaves subsessile, oblanceolate to spathulate, entire, truncate to rounded, stem leaves leaves alternate, glandular-dentate, flowers in compact paniculate cyme
Size15-30cm
Colorpink, white
Bloomlate spring
Ca
Typerosette, stem ascending
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in winter, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 10-16°C
rosettes as cuttings in early summer; leaf cuttings in summe
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
Picture Picture Picture
Version 8.0
(c) 1990-2016 RNDr. Pavel Slabý