Rock Rose (Helianthemum nummularium)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5b -26.1 °C (-15 °F) to -23.3 °C (-10 °F)
Plant Height: 6 to 12 inches (20-30 cm)
Plant Spread: 18 to 36 inches (45-90 cm)
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Alpine Gardening
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Pollinators: Self
Various insects

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Posted by CDsSister (Greenwood Village, CO - Zone 5b) on Aug 30, 2012 1:36 PM

This took a while to identify, but it is such a lovely plant that it was worth the effort.
Have on order.

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