PlantsStreptopus→Rosy Twisted-Stalk (Streptopus lanceolatus)

Common names:
Give a thumbs up Rosy Twisted-Stalk
Give a thumbs up Rose Mandarin
Give a thumbs up Twistedstalk
Give a thumbs up Sessileleaf Twistedstalk

Botanical names:
Streptopus lanceolatus Accepted
Streptopus lanceolatus var. curvipes Synonym
Streptopus roseus Synonym
Streptopus lanceolatus var. roseus Synonym
Streptopus lanceolatus var. longipes Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Partial Shade to Full Shade
Full 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 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 7b
Plant Height: 12 to 18 inches
Plant Spread: 6 to 12 inches
Fruit: Showy
Edible to birds
Other: Elongated red berries.
Fruiting Time: Late summer or early fall
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Other: Pale pink to rosy pink with deep reddish-purple streaks on inner surface.
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Edible Parts: Leaves
Fruit
Eating Methods: Raw
Cooked
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Days to germinate: Slow to germinate, may take up to 18 months or more.
Propagation: Other methods: Division

Image

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Calling All Botanical Explorers! by JHeirloomSeeds Oct 12, 2020 6:18 PM 164

« Add a new plant to the database

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by skopjecollection and is called "Ferocactus glauscens flowers"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.