Rock Garden Bitter Root - Lewisia cotyledon 'Sunset Hybrid'

Rock Garden Bitter Root Lewisia cotyledon 'Sunset Hybrid'
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An evergreen perennial with clusters of spoon shaped leaves. In spring to early summer short stems bear dense clusters of open, starry shaped blooms in shades of yellow and orange. Excellent as an alpine in the rock garden or in Container. Drought tolerant.

Water Needs: 
Low
Foliage Color: 
Green
Flower Attributes: 
Showy Flowers
Landscape Uses: 
Border
Container
Dry Areas
Mass Planting
Garden Styles: 
Modern
Xeriscape
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
0-12"
Spread: 
12-24"
Flower Colors: 
Orange
Yellow
Flower Seasons: 
Spring
Summer
Growth Habits: 
Ground Cover
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 3
Average: 4 (4 votes)

Prefers dry, very well drained soil. Feed in spring with an all purpose fertilizer before new growth begins. Very little maintenance required.  

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