Delosperma 'Jewel of Desert Topaz' (Ice Plant)

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. Weed suppressing groundcover.

Blooms early summer to mid fall
0.5 ft tall x 0.5-1 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# 23,492

Clusters of brown-orange blooms flower high on top of bright green foliage. Fast growth rate.

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

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(Lil’ Bang™ Series) 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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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
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
Attracts butterflies
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant
Groundcover

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Large ruffled peachy-pink petals with a 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 ft tall x 1-2 ft spread
Tetraploid
Rebloomer
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Rabbit resistant
Tolerant to juglone
Drought tolerant
Salt tolerant

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This evergreen, clump-forming, fragrant perennial features glaucous silver foliage and rich lavender flower spikes. Moderate growth rate.

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

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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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Small butter-yellow daisy-like flowers with yellow centres 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
0.25 ft tall x 0.75-1.5 ft wide
Deer and rabbit resistant
Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds
Drought tolerant

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