Lewisia (Lewisia cotyledon 'Sunset Strain')

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Cactus/Succulent
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Dry Mesic
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Yellow
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Alpine Gardening
Uses: Groundcover
Medicinal Herb
Vegetable
Edible Parts: Roots
Eating Methods: Cooked
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Birds
Butterflies
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Drought tolerant
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil
Awards and Recognitions: RHS AGM

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Location: At a nurseryDate: Jun 10, 2009 4:18 PM
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Date: 2013-04-22
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Date: 2013-04-22
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Location: Willamette Valley OregonDate: 2013-06-09
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Location: Willamette Valley OregonDate: 2013-06-09
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Location: Orem, UtahDate: 2012-03-31
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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2013-04-13
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Date: 2013-04-22
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Photo courtesy of Annie's Annuals and Perennials
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Location: Orem, UtahDate: 2012-03-31
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Date: 2013-04-22
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Courtesy Outsidepride
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Date: 2017-03-06
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