Also known as “Moss Rose,” portulaca is a low growing plant that produces flowers similar to small roses on unique foliage. It has a spreading habit. Good as a ground cover in sunny areas, in pots, or use as a rock garden plant. Thrives in hot, dry conditions.
Flowering Period: Mid-June through end of September
Growing Conditions: Low maintenance, thrives in hot, dry conditions and requires no deadheading. Also resistant to disease and pest problems.
Height: Grows 5 inches tall.
Spacing: Plant 10-12 inches apart.
Light: Full sun.