Callirhoe involucrata, Wine Cup


Historical Uses:

The Dakota Nation was reported to use decoctions of roots for internal pains.


C. involucrata is a beautiful, drought-tolerant native ground cover that spreads readily and is attractive to bees, wasps, and beetles.

  • Listing ID: 1107
  • Soil Moisture: 1-5 (dry to wet): 1-3
  • Stratification: 30 days cold moist stratification required
  • Bloom Time: May-July
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Sunlight Exposure: Full sun
  • Family: Malvaceae (Mallow)
  • Latin Name: Callirhoe involucrata
  • Common Name: Winecup, Purple Poppy Mallow
  • Eco-Region: 255