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Lewisia longipetala ‘Little Mango’

A table displaying which months are best to sow, plant and harvest.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Flowers
Flowers

Plant does not flower in January

Plant does not flower in February

Plant does not flower in March

Plant does not flower in April

Plant does flower in May

Plant does flower in June

Plant does not flower in July

Plant does not flower in August

Plant does not flower in September

Plant does not flower in October

Plant does not flower in November

Plant does not flower in December

  • Botanical name: Lewisia longipetala 'Little Mango'
  • Family: Portulacaceae
  • Plant Type: Alpine, Perennial
Foliage colour:

Green

Lewisia longipetala ‘Little Mango’ is a clump-forming, evergreen perennial bearing rosettes of dark green succulent leaves. In spring an abundance of mango-coloured, funnel-shaped spring blooms appear on short, upright stems. It’s ideal for growing in rockery gardens and containers.

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For best results grow Lewisia longipetala ‘Little Mango’ in free-draining soil in full sun.

How to grow Lewisia 'Little Mango'

  • Plant size

    30cm height

    20cm spread

  • Aspect

    South facing, west facing

  • Sun exposure: Full sun
  • Hardiness: Hardy
  • Soil type: Well drained / light / sandy

Plant calendar

A table displaying which months are best to sow, plant and harvest.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Plant
Plant

Do not Plant in January

Do not Plant in February

Do not Plant in March

Do not Plant in April

Do Plant in May

Do Plant in June

Do not Plant in July

Do not Plant in August

Do not Plant in September

Do not Plant in October

Do not Plant in November

Do not Plant in December

Flowers
Flowers

Plant does not flower in January

Plant does not flower in February

Plant does not flower in March

Plant does not flower in April

Plant does flower in May

Plant does flower in June

Plant does not flower in July

Plant does not flower in August

Plant does not flower in September

Plant does not flower in October

Plant does not flower in November

Plant does not flower in December

Lewisia 'Little Mango' and wildlife

Lewisia 'Little Mango' has no particular known value to wildlife in the UK.

Is Lewisia 'Little Mango' poisonous?

Lewisia 'Little Mango' has no toxic effects reported.

No reported toxicity to:

No reported toxicity to Birds

No reported toxicity to Cats

No reported toxicity to Dogs

No reported toxicity to Horses

No reported toxicity to Livestock

No reported toxicity to People