A low growing succulent herb with white flowers growing on tall flower stalks. Closely related to P. neochilus, but has tuberous roots and flower colour differs. Naturally occurring in shallow sandy soils amoung granite rocks in grasslands in the Eastern Cape (RSA). Well suited for rockeries and sunny areas. A good water wise plant for rockeries.
Roots easily when 10-15cm cuttings are placed in a glass of water or in moist pottingsoil. Remove the bottom leaves from the cutting to encourage rooting.
South Africa, Eastern Cape
Grasslands, Subtropical or Bushveld
Soil PH preference
A good water wise plant for rockeries.