Rock Rose (Helianthemum nummularium 'Ben Nevis')

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5b -26.1 °C (-15 °F) to -23.3 °C (-10 °F)
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Orange
Flower Time: Summer
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Alpine Gardening
Uses: Provides winter interest
Wildlife Attractant: Butterflies
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Pollinators: Self
Various insects


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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Landscape Photos by lauribob Apr 28, 2018 9:11 AM 148
Creeping Phlox Troubles... by Deery Jan 3, 2017 4:11 PM 13
Ground cover? by gmoniey Aug 3, 2016 6:07 PM 18
What is your WANT list. by ge1836 Jan 14, 2016 5:14 PM 34
June blooms by Bonehead Jul 1, 2013 8:48 PM 43
Can some one ID this plant? by CDsSister Sep 5, 2012 9:14 PM 12

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