Lewisia columbiana
Columbian Lewisia

Montiaceae

 

Height:  10 - 15 cm
Flower colour: reddish purple

Flowering time:   late June - July

Sunlight:  sun

Soil:  well drained, gritty

pH: acid - neutral - alkaline

Hardiness:  sensitive to winter wet, winter protection


Plant range:  mountains in the Pacific NW of N-America

 

Alpine plant that
needs sharp drainage,
preferably on a slope. 

Photos and experiences of growing this plant in Iceland are welcomed  in the comments below.

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