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Hardy Yellow Ice Plant

Delosperma nubiginum
SKU: HC016124
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plant - 2.5" pot
$8.99
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Overview
2" tall x 24" wide. A large growing groundcover, hardy yellow ice plant is a vigorous, long blooming variety. The attractive bright evergreen foliage turns red in the winter months. An excellent choice for mountain gardens as well as at lower elevations. Drought resistant/drought tolerant plant (xeric).
key features
Botanical Name
Delosperma nubiginum
Advantages
Bee Friendly, Attracts Butterflies, Deer Resistant, Groundcover, Easy To Grow, Low Maintenance, Long Bloom Time, Naturalizes, Evergreen, Mass Plantings, Container Planting, Rock Gardens, Erosion Control
Growing Zones
Zone 4, Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8, Zone 9
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Soil Moisture
Waterwise
Mature Height
2" tall
Mature Spread
24" wide
Bloom Time
Late spring to early summer

Description

2" tall x 24" wide. Formerly sold under the name of Delosperma congestum. This is an outstanding ground cover and rock garden plant recommended for its vigorous carpeting growth habit. The foliage is succulent and evergreen, with a bright red winter color. Blooming for a month in late spring, the plant covers itself with hundreds of yellow many petaled blooms. Not as heat tolerant as Delosperma cooperi because it comes from colder, higher mountains in South Africa. Excellent for use in areas like Vail, CO and other mountain towns. (cutting propagated) Cannot tolerate foot traffic. Good for Firescaping

Flat of 32 plants will cover 64 square feet when planted together

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