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Anacampseros rufescens
Scientific Name: Anacampseros rufescens (Harv.) Sweet
Synonym: Ruelingia rufescens, Anacampseros arachnoides, Anacampseros rubens
Family: Crassulaceae
Recommended Temperature Zone:
USDA: 10b-12

Frost Tolerance: Hardy to 34F (1C)

Heat Tolerance: Keep away from the afternoon sun in Phoenix.

Sun Exposure: Light shade

Origin: South Africa (Karoo)

Growth Habits: Caudiciform shrub, 4 inches tall (10 cm), each rosettes 4 inches in diameter (10 cm)

Watering Needs:

Propagation: Seeds, division

Cultural Practices:
Anacampseros rufescens is dormant in winter, keep it at or around 40F (4C), water once a month.

Blooming Habits:
The 0.75 inches wide (2 cm) or more, pink flowers open in mid afternoon. The inflorescence is 4 inches tall (10 cm)

Fruiting Habits:

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