Is this plant suitable for around the pool? If so, what is a good companion? How should I prepare the garden bed?
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Rhoeo needs well-drained, dry soil and can develop rot rot in wet soil, so make sure you can provide an appropriate site for it. A good companion would be any plant that also enjoys low moisture conditions. See this article:
The most important aspect of preparing the bed for Rhoeo is to improve the soil drainage if necessary: