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Delosperma 'Jewel of Desert Moonstone' (Ice Plant)

Small pristine white daisy-like flowers with a golden 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. Weed suppressing groundcover.

Blooms early summer to mid fall
0.5 ft tall x 0.5 ft wide
Deer and rabbit resistant
Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds
Drought tolerant

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Zone Zone 6
Exposure Full Sun
Moisture Low Moisture
Patent Info PP# 23,491

Blooms of brown-orange flowers open high on top of bright green foliage. Fast growth rate.

Blooms from early summer to early fall
Drought tolerant
Tolerant to juglone
Fragrant foliage
2′ tall x 1.5′ spread

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Large blooms of butter-yellow sport a heart of soft red that spreads farther down the petals the cooler the temperature gets. Medium green foliage. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms early summer to early fall
0.75-1 ft tall x 1 ft-1.5 ft wide
Deer and rabbit resistant
Attracts bees and butterflies
Drought tolerant

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(Sunset™ Series) These daisy-like flowers don petals of orange red with yellow tips and bloom from a burgundy centre, growing on thin stems with sparse grey-green leaves in a bushy habit. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms early summer to early fall
1 ft tall x 1 ft spread
Attracts butterflies
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant
Heat tolerant
Groundcover

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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
Attracts butterflies
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant
Groundcover

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Rust-red petals with a green throat rise high above full evergreen 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 to late summer
2 ft tall x 1-2 ft spread
Tetraploid
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant

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Purple, gray green foliage, fragrant, slow growth rate, blooms late spring to mid summer, 1-1.5 ft tall x 2 ft wide, full sun, evergreen.

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Small raspberry-red daisy-like flowers with a lavender 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. Weed suppressing groundcover.

Blooms early summer to mid fall
0.5 ft tall x 0.5 ft wide
Deer and rabbit resistant
Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds
Drought tolerant

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Small 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. Weed suppressing groundcover.

Blooms early summer to mid fall
0.5 ft tall x 0.5 ft wide
Deer and rabbit resistant
Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds
Drought tolerant

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