Lewisia cotyledon 'Yellow'
Siskiyou Lewisia

Montiaceae

 

Height:  10 - 15 cm
Flower colour: variety of yellow and orange shades

Flowering time:   late June - July 

Sunlight:  sun

Soil:  well drained, gritty soil

pH: acid - neutral

Hardiness:  sensitive to winter wet, winter protection

 


Plant range:  the species is native to mountains in California and Oregon 

Alpine plant that
needs gritty soil,
preferably on a slope. 

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

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