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Constant™ Coral Lewisia


Add months of colorful blooms to dry, rocky soils with this showy succulent. Flowers with distinct coral petals continue blooming all summer and into fall. Waterwise and easy to grow when given good drainage. Excellent tucked into rock gardens, borders or at the top of rock walls. Evergreen.
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Allow to dry slightly between waterings.


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Botanical Pronunciationlo-WEE-se-a
LoreThis is a unique little succulent native to the Northwest from British Columbia to Northern California and east to the Rockies. It inhabits a narrow niche in a narrow, well drained arid alpine mountain habitat.
Average Size at MaturityReaches 8 in. tall, 10 in. wide.
Bloom TimeSummer into Fall
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeRepeat Flowering, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorPink
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleCottage, Mediterranean
Growth HabitMounding
Landscape UseContainer, Green Roof, Rock Garden, Hillside
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Special FeatureAttracts Hummingbirds, North American Native Selection, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise, Compact Form
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsAllow to dry slightly between waterings.
Companion PlantsYucca (Yucca), Stonecrop (Sedum), Coneflower (Echinacea), Beardtongue (Penstemon)

Good drainage is essential. Will tolerate lean, rocky soil. Water deeply during the first growing season, allowing the soil to dry between waterings. Once established, keep soil on the dry side, especially when not actively growing. Feed sparingly. Too much water or fertilizing can kill the plant. Clip spent flowers.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-8

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