Botanical Name: Lampranthus productus Add
Common Name: Lampranthus  
Plant photo of: Lampranthus productus
  • Anatomy

  • Culture

  • Design

Plant Type



Height Range

Under 1'


Flower Color

Blue, Purple


Flower Season

Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall, Intermittent


Leaf Color

Grey Green


Bark Color



Fruit Color



Fruit Season



Full, Half



Very Low, Low


Growth Rate

Fast, Moderate


Soil Type

Sandy, Clay, Loam, Rocky, Unparticular


Soil Condition

Average, Poor, Well-drained


Soil pH



Adverse Factors

Attracts Bees

Design Styles

Mediterranean, Seascape


Accenting Features



Seasonal Interest

Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall


Location Uses

Indoor, Parking Strip, Walkways, With Rocks


Special Uses

Cascade, Erosion Control, Filler, Mass Planting, Hanging Baskets


Attracts Wildlife


Information by:
Photographer: Steve Jacobs
  • Description

  • Notes

This succulent will grow less than 1' tall and has grayish/green leaves with purple/blue flowers that bloom throughout the year.
Planting Instructions: 1. Dig a hole 2 times the width and 1 and 1/2 times the height of the container. 2. Set rootball at ground level. 3. Prepare soil mix of equal parts soil and soil amendment. 4. Backfill with amended soil. 5. Build Basin and water.