Summer-long bloom and a tough constitution make the mat-forming ice plant a perfect groundcover. Two-inch magenta blossoms with white anthers are produced in midsummer and late summer.
CareGrow in sharply drained soil in full sun. Prefers a sheltered site, and dry conditions in winter.
PropagationTake stem cuttings in spring or summer; sow seed at 70°F.
- Genus : Delosperma
- Plant Width : 1 to 3 feet
- Zones : 10, 8, 9
- Tolerance : Drought Tolerant, Frost Tolerant
- Moisture : Dry to Medium
- Light : Full Sun
- Uses : Ground Covers
- Maintenance : Low
- Growth Rate : Moderate
- Plant Type : Perennials
- Flower Color : Pink
- Bloom Time : Summer
- Plant Seasonal Interest : Summer Interest
- Plant Height : Under 6 inches
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