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Delosperma cooperi
Common Name: Ice Plant Family: Aizoaceae (The Carpet Weed Family)

Delosperma cooperi
Zoom In Photo: Walters Gardens

Notes:
Single deep rose pink flowers all summer on shiny, deep green foliage. Ice plants are long-blooming and carefree succulent mat-forming perennials similar to sedums that thrive in heat, drought and nearly any well-drained soil. Very hardy but should be protected from winter wet either with very well drained soil or in the rainshadow of a house or other structure. Great in containers. Deer resistant.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Southern Africa and Madagascar
Native Habitat:
Disturbed sandy spots.

ClassSemi-evergreen  Primary Bloom ColourPink 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height4-8'  Bloom TimeSummer - Fall 
Spread12-24'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureLoves Sun Sun  Foliage ColourGreen 
Soil MoistureDrought Tolerant Dry  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone6-9  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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