Talinum paniculatum 'Variegatum' /Variegated Jewels of Opar

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Scientific Name: Talinum paniculatum 'Variegatum'
Common Name: Variegated Jewels of Opar
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 9, 10 Determine Your Zone
Height: Under 1 foot
Spread: 1-2 feet
Bloom time: Summer
Flower color: Pink
Light Exposure: Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist, Dry
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Comments: Variegated Jewels of Opar is a carefree tropical succulent that self-sows freely. On wiry stems, the tiny pink flowers rise 2' from the leaves and then turns into yellow balls. The white edges of the leaves are in sharp contrast to the red in the stems/ Does well in xeriscapes.