Easy to grow groundcover in SoCal. Easily propagated from cuttings.
C. spectabilis in bloom. This is six months after planting a 4" pot.
C. spectabilis flower in detail. They are very lightly scented.
Calandrinia spectabilis in bloom, with buds
plants starting to bloom in March, Southern California
nursery plant, southern California, April
This spectacular Chilean perennial gets my highest recommendation as the best, super EASY, everblooming, deer proof plant for a dry garden or difficult spot.
Calandrinia spectabilis flowering away in Cape Town
At Newport Beach, California