Scientific Name: Delosperma spp. Form: Creeping / Mat-like
Common Name:hardy ice plantTexture:Medium - fine
Family Name:AizoaceaeHabit: Horizontal
Plant Type: Ground cover, Herbaceous perennial, Succulent or Cacti Mature Size (ht. X w.):< 0.1m x 0.3 - 0.6m
Origin: Africa Hardiness Zone:Zone 5: (-29 to -23 C)
Leaves: Simple, Whorled, Basal, Opposite, Succulent, Glabrous, Pubescent, Lanceolate, Ovate, Entire
Flowers: Flowers solitary, (Head-like), Yellow, Red, Violet, Orange, Purple, Pink, Jun- Jul
Fruit: Capsule, Brown, Sep- Oct
Exposure: Full sun
Soil or Media: Rocky or gravelly or dry, Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Alpine, Perennial border, Rock garden, Ground cover
Key ID Features:Low ground cover; leaves succulent; flowers large, daisy-like in June.