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Mojave® Fuchsia Portulaca Plant

  • - Purslanes, Moss-rose Purslane
  • - Height: 6-8 inches
  • - Hardiness Zone: 9-11
  • - Exposure: Full Sun
  • - Bloom Time: Spring-Fall
  • - Each 3-Inch Pot contains 1 Mojave® Fuchsia Portulaca Plant
Plant Features

Low growing and easily spreading, the Mojave® Fuchsia Portulaca Plants by Proven Winners® are a great choice for borders and rock gardens. The bright pink blooms feature a bright yellow center and are known heat lovers, so much so that they close up in the cool of the night and reopen in the day. These hardy plants are heat and drought resistant and will tolerate dry, weak soils.

Companion Planting: Dusty Miller, Zinnia

Attribute name Attribute value
Plant Needs
Sunlight 6+ hours
Soil Moisture Moist to Dry
Soil Properties Well-drained
Tolerates Sandy soil
Fertilizer When transplanted and then once every Spring
Attribute name Attribute value
Plant Characteristics
Mature Spread 12-16 inches
Habit Sprawling
Flower Color Magenta
Foliage Color Green
Attracts Bees
Features Drought tolerant, Heat tolerant
Garden Styles Cottage Garden, English Garden, Rock Garden, Roof Garden, Therapeutic Garden, Tropical Garden, Xeriscape Garden
Plant Used for Aesthetic Appeal, Borders and Edging, Ground Cover, Texture
Critter Resistance Deer, Rabbit
Pet Friendly Yes