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Family: PORTULACACEAE 

 Lewisia leeana
 

Photo from Jerry's World.

  
Author:  Benjamin Lincoln Robinson 1897
Family:  Portulacaceae
Habitat:  California, NW Mexico
Soil:  Mix
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Medium
Thickness:  3,5 centimetres
Height:  20 centimetres
Flower:  White-Lavender
Reproduction:  Seeds
Pop names:  Lee's Bitter-root
Synonyms:  Calandrinia leeana, T. Porter 1876. Oreobroma leeanum, Howell 1893. "Lewisia leana"
This member of the Portulacaceae family was given this name Benjamin Lincoln Robinson in 1897. It is found in Oregon and north-west California. It grows in a well drained soil with some water and some sun. The caudex can grow up to 3,5 centimetres in diameter, the plant reach up to 20 centimetres. The flowers are white to lavender.