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Portulaca grandiflora 'Tropical Fruit'           Family: Portulacaceae   (Purslane)          
Moss Rose, Eleven-O'Clock, Rose Moss, Sun Moss, Garden Portulaca, Sun Plant

 

Picture of Portulaca grandiflora 'Tropical Fruit'

 Photography by: Dr. Robert E. Lyons

       
Type: Annual, succulent
Hardiness range: n/a
Height: 6" to 8" / 15cm to 20cm
Spread: 6" to 12" / 15cm to 30cm
Growth rate: Fast
Exposure: Full sun
Bloom color: Salmon
Bloom season: Early Summer to Late Fall
Leaf color: Green
Fruit color: n/a
Water requirements: Dry to moist
Soil pH requirements: Acidic, neutral, alkaline
Soil type: Sandy, loamy
Form: Prostrate, spreading or horizontal
Landscape uses: Border, container, ground cover, massing, rock garden, seashore
Attributes and features: Attractive foilage, naturalizing
   
 

 

Portulaca grandiflora 'Tropical Fruit'

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