General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Cactus/Succulent
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9a -6.7 °C (20 °F) to -3.9 °C (25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Leaves: Evergreen
Semi-evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Orange
Pink
Red
Yellow
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Uses: Groundcover
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Division
Pollinators: Wasps
Beetles
Bees
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil

Lampranthus in bloom during Spring

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Location: At our garden - Central Valley area, CADate: 2012-04-07Lampranthus in bloom during Spring
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Location: West Coast National Park, Western Cape, South AfricaImage by Spencer C. H. Barrett, University of Toronto
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Location: At our garden - Central Valley area, CADate: 2012-02-07New plant addition - Lampranthus Pink Kaboom
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Location: At our garden - Central Valley area, CADate: 2012-04-07Photo taken  during Spring - Lampranthus Pink Kaboom
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