Purslane, Pigweed
Portulaca oleracea 'Fairytale Sleeping Beauty'

Family: Portulacaceae
Genus: Portulaca (por-tew-LAK-uh) (Info)
Species: oleracea (awl-lur-RAY-see-uh) (Info)
Cultivar: Fairytale Sleeping Beauty
Additional cultivar information:(Fairytale series)

Category:

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Foliage Color:

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Bloom Characteristics:

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Water Requirements:

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Where to Grow:

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Height:

under 6 in. (15 cm)

Spacing:

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Hardiness:

USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

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Bloom Color:

Bright Yellow

Bloom Time:

Mid Summer

Late Summer/Early Fall

Foliage:

Succulent

Other details:

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Soil pH requirements:

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Propagation Methods:

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Seed Collecting:

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Regional

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

Chandler, Arizona

Cape Coral, Florida

Roanoke, Texas

Southlake, Texas

Gardeners' Notes:

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RatingContent
Positive

On Aug 15, 2005, mkjones from Aurora, TX (Zone 8a) wrote:

A fabulous double purslane. Beautiful thick growth, and super bright yellow double blooms. Great plant.

Positive

On Oct 2, 2004, AridArea from Chandler, AZ (Zone 10a) wrote:

This plant has thrived throughout the Phoenix summer! Cuttings from this plant are doing just as well in Tucson. I am so happy with the constant yellow flowers. (Posted 10/01/2004)