30cm Capachito Morado is a showy perennial with a dense basal rosette of narrow, white woolly leaves and an upright stalk topped by purple lady’s slipper like flowers. Native of dryish rocky spots in montane regions in Chile. Fully winter hardy in any rich, well drained soil in a protected spot in the garden with shelter from winter wetness. Seeds from a wild collection in VII Region, Reserva Nacional Altos del Lircay at some 1900m. VI-VII.