Calandrinia umbellata

Calandrinia umbellata

  • Calandrinia umbellata
  • Calandrinia umbellata
  • Flower name
    Calandrinia umbellata
  • Scientific name
    Calandrinia umbellata
  • AliasCalandrinia, ハイマツゲボタン, 這松毛牡丹
  • Place of origin Andes
  • Place of floweringPotted flower
  • Flowering seasonApril, May, July

What is Calandrinia umbellata

Calandrinia ‘Little Butterfly’ (scientific name: Calandrinia umbellata) is a semi-cold-tolerant evergreen perennial in thefamily Caryophyllales, native to the Andes.
From spring to summer, the flower stalks are stretched, and several pink, cup-shaped, pretty flowers bloom in the inflorescence.
It blooms when the sun hits and does not bloom on cloudy days.

General name:Calandrinia ‘Little Butterfly’ , scientific name: Calandrinia umbellata,
Lifestyle: semi-cold-tolerant evergreen perennial, Origin: Andes,
Plant height: 10-20cm, leaves: fleshy and linear,
Flower color: pink, flower diameter: 1.5 to 2 cm, flowering period: April to July.


  • Order
    Eudicots
  • Family
    Caryophyllales
  • Genus
    Calandrinia
  • Species
    C. umbellata
  • Type of flower
    Radial symmetrical flower
  • Array of flower
    Corymbose inflorescence
  • Petal shape
    Cup-shaped
  • Leaf type
    Linear
  • Edge of the leaf
    All edges
  • Life typesemi-cold-tolerant evergreen perennial
  • Flower colorsPink
  • Colors of the leavesGreen
  • Fruit colorGreen
  • Height10.0 ~ 20.0 cm
  • Diameter of flower1.5 ~ 2.0 cm

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