Delosperma Fire Spinner

Iceplant

March 13, 2016 @ 4:31 am

Hardy South African ice plants make ideal groundcovers.  Drought tolerant once established.

Exposure: Sun, to Part Sun

Bloom Time:  Late Spring to Early Summer

Varieties:

  • Alan’s Apricot: 2″H x 18″W.  Color changes seasonally from orangey-apricot to soft orangey pink then back again. Touted as the longest blooming ice plant from late Spring to Fall.  Zone 4.
  • Fire Spinner: 2″H x 18″W.  Orange, Magenta & Lavender on the same flower! Eyecatching.  Zone 5.  A Plant Select perennial.
Delosperma Alans Apricot
Delosperma Alan’s Apricot
Photo Courtesy Gulleys
Delosperma Fire Spinner
Delosperma Fire Spinner
Photo Courtesy Gulleys