Portulaca- Double Flowered Mix

Portulaca grandiflora

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Portulaca- Double Flowered Mix

Portulaca grandiflora

  • Annual, 20cm
  • Drought tolerant

Semi-succulent annual growing to 20cm.  Low growing plants with small fleshy bright green leaves and attractive double flowers in a range of colours.  Fast growing.  Spreading habit.  Good for garden borders, rockeries, as a ground cover, hanging baskets and as a container plant.  Often in cracks and gaps among stonework.  Does well in poor soil.  Drought tolerant. 

Also known as Rose Moss, Time Flower, Eleven O Clock, Vietnam Rose, Mexican rose, Sun Rose, Rock Rose and Moss-Rose Purslane and Moss Rose.

How to sow and grow:

Method: Sow direct or raise seedlings
Sowing Depth: 1mm
When: Spring and summer
Position: Full sun, dry to moist well drained soil
Plant Spacing: 15cm
Hardiness: Half hardy
Plant Height: 20cm
Days to Maturity/flowering: 50 days
Care: Dislikes wet soil. Do not over water. Protect from aphids. Susceptible to damping off.

(Product number: G1-05)
Seeds per gram: 10000 seeds

SKU G1-05
Botanical name: Portulaca grandiflora
Packet type: Standard seed packet
Packet quantity: >500 seeds
Seeds per gram: 10000
Photo credits:

Photo by Mylakegarden / CC BY-SA 4.0

Photo by Frank Vincentz/ CC BY-SA 3.0

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