A picture of a Schwantesia

Schwantesia

Schwantesia spp.

Schwantesia borcherdsii by Mr.Rosewater (CC BY-SA 3.0)

Full Sun
Tender

H1c

RHS hardiness

5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Schwantesia borcherdsii
Lapidaria sp 1

Schwantesia Overview

These are cushion-forming perennial succulents with stemless rosettes of leaves and daisy-like yellow flowers. These are frost tender, min 5C. They need full sun and well drained soil. You can propagate by seeds or stem cuttings in spring or summer.

Common problems with Schwantesia

How to propagate Schwantesia

Cuttings

Seed or stem cuttings in spring or summer.

Seed