Dudleya cymosa ssp. cymosa
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Species Name: Dudleya cymosa ssp. cymosa
Common Name: Live-Forever
- Excellent native succulent. Recommended as accent in rock garden or on rocky hillside especially above or between stones or boulders. Protect from afternoon sun. Needs excellent drainage.
- Plant Family: Crassulaceae
- Plant Type: Succulent
- Height by Width: 1' H x 1' W
- Growth Habit: Rosette
- Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
- Growth Rate: Moderate
- Sun Exposure: Sun to part shade
- Soil Preference: Well-draining
- Water Requirements: Drought-tolerant to occasional
- Cold Hardy to: 8,000'
- Flower Season: Spring
- Flower Color: Bright yellow-red
- Endangered?: Not listed
- Distribution: Northwestern California, Sierra Nevada, Central-Western California, Oregon
- Natural Habitat: Rocky outcrops, slopes, talus
- Care and Maintenance
- Other Names
- Bornstein, Carol, David Fross, and Bart O'Brien. California Native Plants for the Garden. Los Olivos, CA: Cachuma Press. 2005.