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Delosperma prasinum : fact sheet


Species name:
Delosperma prasinum
Common names:
Ice Plant
Description:
Ice Plant, Dwarf Succulent Groundcover,

Plant area

Source:
Indigenous to RSA
Endemic to:
RSA-East Coast Semi-arid Scrub - Year Round/Summer Rain ,Endemic to South Africa

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 25cm
Width:
Spreading
Sun:
Partial sun or Partial shade
Water:
Little water, Drought-tolerant once established
Hadiness:
Tender
Coast friendly:
Yes

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Ground cover - perennial ,Succulent
Usage:
Container/ Pot Plants/Patio plants ,Hanging Basket/Window Box plants ,Rockery Plant
Fruit:
Dry Fruit in capsule/pod/follicle/Seed
Flowers:
Redish/Pinkish/Maroon/Scarlet Tones ,Flowers Particularly Attractive
Flower season:
Spring (Sept.-Oct.) ,Summer (Nov.-Feb.) ,Autumn/Fall (Mar.-May)
Features:
Usually grown as a Perennial
Foliage:
Evergreen ,Foliage Particularly Attractive ,Foliage greenish above ,Leaves/Leaflets succulent-Ornamental ,Leaves/Leaflets Triangular-like ,Leaves Simple Entire

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