Luan Ye Wa Lian (Rosularia platyphylla) in the Rosularias Database

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Rosularia platyphylla Accepted
Cotyledon turkestanica Synonym
Cotyledon platyphylla Synonym
Cotyledon dubia Synonym
Rosularia turkestanica Synonym
Umbilicus turkestanicus Synonym
Umbilicus platyphyllus Synonym
Umbilicus pulvinatus Synonym
Rosularia borissovae Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Cactus/Succulent
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Alpine Gardening
Uses: Suitable for miniature gardens
Propagation: Other methods: Offsets
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots


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Location: Holmes Beach FL
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Location: Washington 8bDate: 2017-04-09
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Photo Courtesy of Mountain Crest Gardens. Used with Permission.
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Location: WashingtonDate: 2016-05-18
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Location: WashingtonDate: 2016-09-05
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Posted by valleylynn (Dallas, OR - Zone 8b) on Nov 4, 2013 8:11 PM

Distribution area for this plant:
Central Asia (Turkestan, Kazakstan, Kyrgyzstan), Northwest China (C-Xinjiang)

Latest taxonomic scrutiny: Hassler M., 2013

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