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Claytonia sibirica var. sibirica

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Claytonia sibirica

Species Name: Claytonia sibirica
Common Name: Candyflower

Beautiful perennial herb spreads by underground roots; Recommended in woodland understory or in container. Leaves are edible!

Plant Family: Portulaceae
Plant Type: Perennial herb
Height by Width: 18 in. H x 4' W
Growth Habit: Low, trailing
Deciduous/Evergreen: Semi-deciduous
Growth Rate: Moderate to fast
Sun Exposure: Shade
Soil Preference: Adaptable
Water Requirements: Regular
Cold Hardy to: 15 degrees F
Flower Season: Late spring
Flower Color: Pink
Endangered?: Not listed
Distribution: Northwest, Highlands of Cascade Range, San Francisco Bay Area,
Natural Habitat: Generally shady moist woodlands, streambanks, marshes below 4300'

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