Delosperma Mesa Verde

Hardy Ice Plant, Ice Plant

Type: Perennials, Groundcovers
Height: Short 4-6" (Plant 1-2' apart)
Bloom Time: Late Spring to Early Fall
Sun-Shade: Full Sun
Zones: 5-9   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Sandy
Flower / Accent: Pink / Pink
Patent: #13,876
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep

A seedling mutation from the Denver Botanic Garden. This succulent green mat-forming plant will be profusely dotted with shimmering salmon pink flowers in a range of intensity all summer. Mesa Verde is a tough performer for a hot, dry, sunny spot, like a rock garden where the succulent foliage brings lushness to dry areas.

Plant Select® varieties are durable, resilient and vibrant. The reliable growing performance and beauty of this Delosperma has earned it a spot in the Blooms of Bressingham selections too.

Features to Note:

  • Deer Resistant
  • Hot Dry Site Tolerant
  • OK in Containers
  • Blooms for 4 Weeks or More
  • Web Exclusive
  • Attracts Birds
  • Attracts Butterflies

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.

Delosperma Plant Care:

Once established, no special care is needed. Prefers a sheltered site and dry conditions in winter. Good drainage a must. Good plant for sandy soil. Likes a gravely area and may also be used as a green roof plant.

$10.95 ea.
(3+) $10.50 ea.
Ships: Spring 2017
Plant Code: DEMV