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botanical name:
Rhodohypoxis 'Pinkeen'
Rhodohypoxis 'Pinkeen' © Deeproot Plant Base
family:  Hypoxidaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.06m
width: 0.10m
growth rate:
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: grey-green
flower colour: pink
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-acid
minimum temp: -6°C
USDA zone: 9 to 10
Small clump-forming alpine perennial. Keeled, hairy, greyish-green leaves and shell-pink flowers in summer.

Well drained moderately fertile, humus-rich, lime-free soil. Water freely when in growth but dislikes excessive winter wet, keep fairly dry. Full sun.
Can be container growth and overwintered in an alpine or greenhouse.

Divide established clumps or separate offsets, in late autumn.

Rock gardens, alpine troughs or containers.

other notes:
Hybrid derived from Rhodohypoxis baurii.

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