Photo Courtesy of Ball Seed Company

Delosperma Jewel of Desert Topaz (Ice Plant)

(Jewel of Desert Series) Small orange-haloed daisy-like flowers with a light salmon-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 0.5-1 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 PP23492