Claytonia megarhiza

Botanical names:
Claytonia megarhiza Accepted
Claytonia megarhiza var. megarhiza Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 2 -45.6 °C (-50 °F) to -42.8 °C (-45°F)
Plant Height: Leaf rosette is essentially flat.
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late winter and early spring
Late spring or early summer
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Alpine Gardening
Pollinators: Various insects
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots

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Wild Rock Gardens by dirtdorphins Mar 21, 2014 9:04 AM 66

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