Delosperma Peridot

Jewel of Desert Series Ice Plant
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Spring Through Frost Blooming
Dazzling blossoms of sunny yellow with a beaming inner halo of white freely flower from late spring through early fall. This beauty from the Jewel of Desert Series will thrive in a full sun location. Transparent flakes resembling tiny pieces of ice cover the succulent foliage, hence the common name, Ice Plant. Delosperma are evergreen perennials in warmer climates. The foliage brings lushness to dry areas.

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Code DEPE
Patent PP23,566
Plant Type Perennials, Groundcovers
Species cooperi
Height Short 4-6"
Spacing Plant 18" apart
Bloom Time Late Spring to Early Fall
Sun / Shade Full Sun
Zones
5-10
Soil Type Sandy, Normal
Water Needs Low
Sold In Plantable Pots

Special Features

  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Deer Resistant
  • Long-Blooming

Planting Sites

  • Hot Dry Site Tolerant
  • Groundcovers
  • OK in Containers

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. Idaho has restricted all potted plant material from being shipped into Idaho at this time.

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.