Plant family: Crassulaceae - Stonecrop
Plant type: Succulent
Plant origin: N/A
Good in Containers, Tolerant of Clay Soil
Dudleya cymosa is a succulent plant known by the common name: canyon live-forever. The plant is found in rocky areas in the low elevations of California and southern Oregon mountains. It is a distinctive plant sending up erect red-orange stems from a gray-green basal rosette. The small yellowish-red thimble-shaped flowers top the stems in a cyme inflorescence. Some subspecies are considered threatened locally. Hummingbirds love this plant.
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