Lewisia tweedyi now Lewisiopsis tweedyi
Tweedy's Lewisia

Portulacaceae

 

Height: 10 cm.
Flower colour: peach

Flowering time:   late June - July

Sunlight:  sun

Soil:  gritty, well drained

pH: acid - neutral

Hardiness:  sensitive to winter wet, needs winter protection


Plant range: screes and rocks in the Wenatchee-mountains in NW-America

 

 

Alpine plant that
needs very sharp drainage.
Grows best on a steep slope.

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

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