Pink purslane

Pink purslane growing herbaceous of the genus Calandrinia also known as Calandrinia calyptrata, Pink purslane annaual used as ornamental drought plant, can grow in mediterranean, desert, subtropics or temperate climate.

Leaves color green, the shape elliptic and leaf fleshy, leaves grow in rosette growth.

Pink purslane flower

Flower color pink, flowers grow in the end of the stem with five petals.

Pink purslane for sale - Seeds or Plants to Buy

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Requirements for Pink purslane growing and care:

Well drained soil

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
No, but easy to do so

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Pruning season:
All year

How to prune:
Just for design and infected leaves

Size of the plant?
30-50 cm

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Slow growing / Medium growing

Water requirement:
Small amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:

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Bloom season:
Spring / Summer

General information about the flower:
Pink flowers the inner yellow, flowers grow in the end of the stem with five petals.

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