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botanical name:
Bukiniczia cabulica
Bukiniczia cabulica © Deeproot Plant Base
synonyms:  Aeoniopsis cabulica, Dictyolimon macrorrhabdos
family:  Plumbaginaceae
characteristics: annual/biennial
height: 0.15m
width: 0.22m
growth rate: slow
growth habit:
leaf colour: blue-green
flower colour: pink
main season: All Year
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: 0°C
USDA zone: to
description:
Alpine biennial making flatish rosettes of leathery, bluish green mottled leaves with white veins. In its second year produces a stem bearing a spray of small pink flowers, after which the rosettes will die. Normally flowers in late spring. May produce offsets first.

cultivation:
Sharply drained, gritty soil in full sun.
Flowering stems may be cut off to encourage production of offsets.

propagation:
From seed, offsets or leaf cuttings. Sometimes self seeds.

usage:
Alpine or rock gardens and containers.

other notes:
pronounced: buh-kin-NICH-ee-uh ka-BUL-ee-kuh

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