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PlantFiles: Hairy Dewflower, Purple Ice Plant
Drosanthemum hispidum

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Family: Aizoaceae (ay-zoh-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Drosanthemum (dros-ANTH-eh-mum) (Info)
Species: hispidum (HISS-pih-dum) (Info)

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Category:
Alpines and Rock Gardens
Perennials
Cactus and Succulents

Height:
18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing:
Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun
Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:
Purple

Bloom Time:
Late Spring/Early Summer
Mid Summer

Foliage:
Evergreen
Blue-Green

Other details:
Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:
Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:
Unknown - Tell us

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive wonkyostrich On Jun 7, 2011, wonkyostrich from cardiff
United Kingdom wrote:

flowers are very nice and bright. i think this might survive during winter at my location (zone 9) but may get damaged so im going to store cuttings in the greenhouse

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Peachtree City, Georgia
New Castle, Pennsylvania
Austin, Texas



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