Calandrinia ciliata

Fringed Redmaids


Desert Rock Purslane

ID Characteristics

Life cycle: Winter annual
Growth Habit: Prostrate
Propagation: Seed
Leaf Margin: Smooth, entire
Leaf Hairs: Absent
Leaf Structure: Narrow, linear
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Root Type: Fibrous
Flower Color: Red to purple


Similar Species

Herbicidal Control Options

  • Preemergence: Benefin, Isoxaben, Pendimethalin, Simazine
  • Post Emergence: Carfentrazone, Simazine, Sulfentrazone

Please note: one or more of these active ingredients may exist in combination-type brand name products. Any material used for herbicidal control of any plant may vary in efficacy. Please read the full disclaimer on herbicide usage.