Trachyandra tortilis

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Cactus/Succulent
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Dry Mesic
Dry
Soil pH Preferences: Strongly acid (5.1 – 5.5)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Leaves: Other: Tortilis (twisted) leaves; Only in winter
Flowers: Showy
Other: Ephemeral
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
1"-2"
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Underground structures: Rhizome
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Houseplant
Uses: Provides winter interest
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Root
Division
Offsets
Miscellaneous: Goes Dormant
Conservation status: Least Concern (LC)

Conservation status:
Conservation status: Least Concern

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