Filipendula venusta rubra

Orostachys malacophyllus, Dunce Caps

A tiny low growing plant with distinctive green rosettes. The fascinating plants are topped with intriguing cone-shaped spires. Only growing 3-4″ tall it spreads to 9″ creating mats of foliage. Prefers full sun and well drained soil. Fun plant for miniature and fairy gardens.

Additional Information

Botanical Name

Orostachys malacophyllus

Common Name

Dunce Caps

Bloom Color

White

Bloom Time

Summer

Foliage Color

Green

Light Requirements

Sun

Height

3-4″

Width

9″

Uses

Beds, Containers, Fairy Garden, Miniature Garden, Succulent

Resistance

Drought

Soil

Average, Well Drained

Water Needs

Average, Low

Zone

5-9

Plant Type

Hardy Succulent, Perennial, Succulent