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Delosperma herbeum : fact sheet


Species name:
Delosperma herbeum
Common names:
White Mountain Vygie ,Witbergvygie
Description:
White Mountain Vygie, Succulent Groundcover

Plant area

Source:
Indigenous to RSA
Endemic to:
RSA-Bushveld - Summer Rain ,RSA-High Veld Grasslands/Montane - Summer Rain ,Endemic to South Africa

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 25cm
Width:
Less than 25cm
Sun:
Full sun
Water:
Little water, Drought-tolerant once established
Hadiness:
Hardy
Coast friendly:
No

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Ground cover - perennial ,Succulent
Usage:
Rockery Plant ,Traditional Medicine ,Attract Butterflies
Fruit:
Dry Fruit in capsule/pod/follicle/Seed
Flowers:
Whiteish/Cream/Very Pale 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 greenish above ,Leaves/Leaflets succulent-Ornamental ,Leaves/Leaflets Narrowish ,Leaves Simple Entire

Plant suppliers

Good Hope Gardens Nursery

Cape Town
cell: 082 8250913
tel: 021 7809299
email: fynbosplants@xsinet.co.za
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