Scientific Name: Lampranthus spp. Form: Creeping / Mat-like
Common Name:trailing ice plantTexture:Medium - fine
Family Name:AizoaceaeHabit: Horizontal
Plant Type: Succulent or Cacti, Indoor foliage plant Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.1 - 0.2m x 0.3 - 0.6m
Origin: Africa Hardiness Zone:Zone 9: (-7 to -1 C)
Leaves: Simple, Opposite, Succulent, Glabrous, Linear, Obovate, Spatulate, Entire, Dentate
Flowers: Flowers solitary, (Head-like), Orange, Yellow, Purple, Red, Pink, Violet, Magenta, Jul- Jun
Fruit: Capsule, Brown, Sep- Oct
Exposure: Full sun
Soil or Media: Well-drained, Rocky or gravelly or dry
Landscape Uses: Bedding plant, Indoor plant, Summer interest
Key ID Features:Leaves succulent, margins entire to toothed, typically linear to oblong, most cylindrical but may be flattened depending on species; flowers large, daisy-like in June; fruit with seed chambers partially covered by a membrane (unlike Delosperma).