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Delosperma 'Violet Wonder' (Ice Plant)

(Wheels of Wonder™ Series) Small violet daisy-like flowers with white centres 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. Weed suppressing groundcover.
Blooms early summer to mid fall
0.5 ft tall x 1-2 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 PPAF

Yellow fragrant blooms on grey-green foliage. Fast growth rate.

Blooms from mid summer to early fall
1-1.5′ tall x 1′ spread
Drought tolerant
Tolerant to juglone
Fragrant foliage
Moderate salt tolerance

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(Satin & Lace™ Series) Yellow flowers with an intense red eye emerge midsummer, with the vibrant red hue deepening as the cooler temperatures arrive. Blooms sit high atop thin stems and fine, dark green thread-like foliage. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms midsummer to early fall
1-1.5 ft tall x 1.5-2 ft wide
Deer and rabbit resistant
Attracts bees and butterflies
Drought tolerant

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These daisy-like flowers don petals of yellow orange with gold yellow tips and bloom from an orange yellow centre and grow on thin stems with sparse olive-green leaves in a bushy habit. Fast growth rate.

Blooms early summer to early fall
0.75-1 ft tall x 1-1.5 ft spread
Attracts butterflies
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant
Heat 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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Small blooms of plum purple petals with a pale midrib and gold 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 late summer
1.5-2 ft tall x 1-2 ft spread
Diploid
Rebloomer
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Rabbit resistant
Tolerant to juglone
Drought tolerant
Dormant
Salt tolerant

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This very large evergreen, clump-forming, fragrant perennial features silver-green foliage and pale lavender-blue flower spikes. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms mid to late summer
3 ft tall x 3 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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(Wheels of Wonder™ Series) Small intense orange daisy-like flowers with a yellow-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 1 ft wide
Deer and rabbit resistant
Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds
Drought tolerant

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Tall sturdy spikes of densely packed, gleaming white flowers with black centres rise from a mass of divided, dark green foliage. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms early summer to early fall
3-5 ft tall x 1-2 ft wide
Deer and rabbit resistant
Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds

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