Photo Courtesy of Emerald Coast Growers

Delosperma Jewel of Desert Sunstone (Ice Plant)

(Jewel of Desert Series) Small bright orange daisy-like flowers with a purple centre surrounding a 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

Other plants in the Jewel of Desert Series


Zone Zone 6
Exposure Full Sun
Moisture Low Moisture
Patent Info PP30294