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Botanical names:
Oscularia deltoides Accepted
Lampranthus deltoides Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Cactus/Succulent
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry 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 8b -9.4 °C (15 °F) to -6.7 °C (20 °F)
Plant Height: 6 to 12 inches
Plant Spread: 24 to 36 inches
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Lavender
Pink
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Summer
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Houseplant
Uses: Groundcover
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Leaf
Layering
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil

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Location: In my gardenDate: 2009-05-31
By Calif_Sue
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Date: 2021-05-13
By Corber
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Location: In my gardenDate: 2009-05-31
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Date: 2008-05-18Photo courtesy of: Nosferatuorlok
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Location: In my gardenDate: 2008-05-17
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Location: LouisvilleDate: 2020-03-14
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Date: 2021-05-20Small cutting that established roots about two months ago, produc
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Location: In my gardenDate: 2008-05-25
By Calif_Sue
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Date: 2015-02-09
By Paul2032
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Date: 2015-02-09
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Photo Courtesy of Mountain Crest Gardens. Used with permission.
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Comments:
Posted by Gina1960 (Florida - Zone 9a) on Dec 22, 2018 9:21 AM

I am fascinated by all of the gorgeous plants that you post. All of them are just beautiful is a totally different way than the plants that grow where I live.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Oops, I did it again by purpleinopp Sep 13, 2021 9:22 AM 28
Succulent Id? by Pricklyknight Aug 1, 2021 11:59 AM 7
Who has Oscularia deltoides AND Lampranthus blandus? by purpleinopp Sep 10, 2021 8:56 AM 5
Can anyone help me ID a few succulent cuttings please?? by Dayzei Sep 28, 2019 6:54 AM 2
Is this a Sedum and if so which one by Southamerica May 3, 2019 9:58 AM 2
New succulents ... will they all get along? by djinnevada Apr 26, 2017 9:03 PM 6
Smallest plants by purpleinopp Sep 18, 2021 4:10 PM 116
Another Plant ID by ljones26 Jul 30, 2016 9:55 AM 4
Same photos in two species. Lampranthus deltoids and Oscularia vredenbugensis by HamiltonSquare Jul 11, 2014 9:53 PM 13
Please help with an ID !!! by jojoe Aug 17, 2012 3:47 PM 5

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