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Calandrinia grandiflora

Rock Purslane

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Plant Facts

Scientific Name Calandrinia grandiflora
Principal Common Name Rock Purslane
Common Name(s)
Description Calandrinia spectabilis is a gray-green thick rosette ground cover succulent that sends up gorgeous portulaca-like purple flowers on stalks reaching 2-2.5 feet.
General Comments
Nativity Chile
Height Range 1 - 0 FT
Spread Range 2 - 0 FT
Flower Showy
Sunset Zones 20 : 21 : 22 : 23 : 24
USDA Zones
Leaf Color Gray-Green
Leaf Texture Thick
Form Groundcover : Shrub : Succulent
Flower Color Purple
Flower Time Spring : Summer
Ease of Growing Average
Light Preferences Sun (minimum 8 hours direct sun) : Partial Shade : Light Shade
Soil Preferences Well-drained
Watering Preferences Sparse
Outstanding Features Color : Flower : Form

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