Calandrinia spectabilis

  • Calandrinia spectabilis  rock purslane
rock purslane

This succulent from Chile grows to 8 inches tall and spreads slowly to 3 feet or more. Tall 1 to 2 foot stems support 2 inch magenta flowers bloom spring through fall.  Drought tolerant but doesn't mind water if the drainage is good. Excellent in containers or rock gardens. Full sun, may not be hardy below 25°F.