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Delosperma sphalmanthoides

Tufted Ice Plant, Dwarf Sea Anemone

Type: Perennials,Groundcovers
Height: Short 1-3" (Plant 8" apart)
Bloom Time: Late Spring
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Mostly Sunny
Zones: 5-9   [?]
Soil Condition: Sandy, Normal
Flower / Accent: Pink / Pink
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep
Tight, miniature succulent leaves point upward and make an attractive base for a container or trough. Ideal in a rock garden. Magenta flowers of Delosperma spalmanthoides float on top of its leaves like litttle jewels . This is a cutie!

Features to Note:

  • OK in Containers
  • Groundcovers
  • Hot Dry Site Tolerant
  • Humidity Tolerant
  • For a Sunny Spot

Delosperma General Information:

Delosperma are evergreen in warmer climates. Rebloom occurs most of the season. Thrives in dry, full sun areas with poor soil, and provides color during the difficult summer months. Good drainage a must. Good plant for sandy soil.

Delosperma Plant Care:

No special care needed. Prefers a sheltered site and dry conditions in winter.

$9.95 ea.
(3+) $9.50 ea.
Spring 2014
Plant Code: DESP