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Petrophytum caespitosum
Petrophytum caespitosum


 
Family: Rosaceae
Hardiness: Zones 5-8
Mature Size: 3'x10"
Exposure: Full Sun
Bloom Time: July-September
Moisture Needs: Moderate to Dry
Origin: Rocky Mts to Sierra Nevada Mts
Price: $16.00
Pot Size: Medium Band Pot


Stock Status:(Out of Stock)
Product Code: P8035
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Description
 
Grown from seed we collected from plants growing on a sheer rock face in Colorado.  This population is known for its color variations from the usual whitish theme and our young plants have yet to flower so we are twitchy with anticipation.  We first saw this species growing among the ancient Bristlecone Pines in the White Mts - that day was magic!  Grows in rock cracks/crevices or stony open ground in dry situations.  Evergreen mat-former.