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Delosperma Fire Wonder (Ice Plant)

(Wheels of Wonder™ Series) Bright orange-red daisy-like flowers with a bright yellow eye lay atop apple green foliage. The flowers blooms consistently all summer and into fall. The plump evergreen foliage is covered with crystalline flakes resembling ice, hence the common name. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms early summer to mid fall
0.5 ft tall x 0.5 ft wide
HARDY to -10°F (-23.3°C)
Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds
Weed suppressing groundcover
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant

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Zone Zone 6
Exposure Full Sun
Moisture Low to Moderate Moisture
Patent Info PP25645

Low, mounding habit of fern-like green foliage bearing single white flower clusters. Fast growth rate.

Blooms from summer to fall
1.5-2 ft tall x 2-2.5 ft spread
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Moderate salt tolerance
Tolerant to juglone
Drought tolerant
Fragrant

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Tubular, fluted golden yellow rays open around a darker yellow centre disk. Foliage of upright stems and dark green leaves forms a compact mound. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms early to late summer
1-1.5 ft tall x 1-1.5 ft wide
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)
Deer and rabbit tolerant
Attracts butterflies
Drought tolerant

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Bright red, yellow tipped trumpeted petals fan around a large red brown eye on bright green foliage. Fast growth rate.

Blooms early summer to early fall
1-2 ft tall x 1-2 ft spread
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)
Attracts butterflies
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant
High salt tolerance

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Small airy white flowers grow on stems of green with a pink tinge, forming a low branching and compact habit. Fast growth rate.

Blooms early spring to early summer
2 ft tall x 1.5-2 ft spread
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)
Attracts butterflies
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant
Groundcover

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Cranberry red petals with green throat rise high above full green foliage. Slow growth rate.

The common name comes from the fact that each flower only lasts for no more than 24 hours- they open in the morning and wither before the following evening- some to be replaced by another flower on the same scape.

Blooms mid-summer
2.5 ft tall x 1-2 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Tolerant to juglone
Drought tolerant
Rabbit resistant
Salt tolerant
Dormant
Fragrant
Diploid

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This evergreen, clump-forming, fragrant perennial features green foliage and deep violet purple flower spikes. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms early summer
1.5 ft tall x 1-1.5 ft spread
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant
Fragrant

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Apricot-haloed daisy-like flowers with a vibrant pink base surrounding a white eye lay atop apple green foliage. The flowers blooms consistently all summer and into fall. The plump evergreen foliage is covered with crystalline flakes resembling ice, hence the common name. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms early summer to mid fall
0.5 ft tall x 0.5 ft wide
HARDY to -10°F (-23.3°C)
Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds
Weed suppressing groundcover
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant

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(Wheels of Wonder™ Series) Small bright yellow daisy-like flowers surrounding a white eye lay atop apple green foliage. The flowers blooms consistently all summer and into fall. The plump evergreen foliage is covered with crystalline flakes resembling ice, hence the common name. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms early summer to mid fall
0.5 ft tall x 0.5 ft wide
HARDY to -10°F (-23.3°C)
Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds
Weed suppressing groundcover
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant

Other plants in the Wheels of Wonder™ Series

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