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Rio Rose Purslane

Rio Rose Purslane

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Scientific Name : Portulaca oleracea
Common Name : Moss Rose, Purslane
Hardiness Degree : 32°F (0.0°C)
Blooming Season : Spring, Summer
Plant Habit : Spreading
Spacing : 12 - 15" (30 - 38cm)
Height : 4 - 8" (10 - 20cm)
Width : 14 - 16" (36 - 41cm)
Exposure : Sun
Grower Information A Simply Beautiful® selection. Grow and ship all six large-flowered varieties at the same time. Very wellbranched, free-flowering and vigorous, Río is well-suited to baskets and patio planters. The drought-tolerant, low-spreading plants thrive through Summer heat.
Culture Information : Regularly allow the media to dry moderately between waterings, especially in cool periods. Regular pinching and constant feeding will improve habit and flowering.
Plant Growth Regulators : Generally not needed.
Protection Information : 'Balriorose' PP17,240

Other Rio Varieties
Rio Orange Purslane Rio Scarlet Purslane Rio White Purslane Rio Yellow Purslane
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