Jewel of the Desert Garnet Ice Plant is a low growing, tough groundcover with excelent color. These spread rapidly, are water-wise once established, and offer interest in color and texture. Can be sheared back in order to control their spill onto pavement, and their root systems can help knit and stabilize soil such as on hillsides.

Jewel of the Desert Garnet Ice Plant is a low growing, tough groundcover with excelent color. These spread rapidly, are water-wise once established, and offer interest in color and texture. Can be sheared back in order to control their spill onto pavement, and their root systems can help knit and stabilize soil such as on hillsides.

So lovely... Hardy Ice Plant (Delosperma) is a succulent, perennial ground cover with daisy-like flowers. The ice plant is not called an ice plant because it is cold hardy, but rather because the flowers and leaves seem to shimmer as though covered in frost or ice crystals. The plants grow to be about 3 to 6 inches tall and 2 to 4 feet wide. Ice plant flowers grow in USDA plant hardiness zones 5-9 and will bloom for most of the summer and fall. Their foliage is mostly evergreen and, because…

Growing Ice Plant Flowers – How To Grow A Hardy Ice Plant

So lovely... Hardy Ice Plant (Delosperma) is a succulent, perennial ground cover with daisy-like flowers. The ice plant is not called an ice plant because it is cold hardy, but rather because the flowers and leaves seem to shimmer as though covered in frost or ice crystals. The plants grow to be about 3 to 6 inches tall and 2 to 4 feet wide. Ice plant flowers grow in USDA plant hardiness zones 5-9 and will bloom for most of the summer and fall. Their foliage is mostly evergreen and, because…

'Blut' is one of the very best cold hardy Ice Plants. With its vigorous growth habit, durable evergreen foliage and summer-long display of deep magenta-red flowers, it is an invaluable groundcover.  Drought resistant/drought tolerant plant (xeric).

'Blut' is one of the very best cold hardy Ice Plants. With its vigorous growth habit, durable evergreen foliage and summer-long display of deep magenta-red flowers, it is an invaluable groundcover. Drought resistant/drought tolerant plant (xeric).

Delosperma nubigenum – Hardy Yellow Ice Plant - See more at: http://worldofsucculents.com/delosperma-nubigenum-hardy-yellow-ice-plant

Delosperma nubigenum – Hardy Yellow Ice Plant - See more at: http://worldofsucculents.com/delosperma-nubigenum-hardy-yellow-ice-plant

Lampranthus spectabilis--Trailing Ice Plant. Extremely drought tolerant. Great sunny groundcover. Great in sunny windowboxes. Blooms all summer. Will tolerate winter temps down to about 20F. Good in ATL winters.

Lampranthus spectabilis--Trailing Ice Plant. Extremely drought tolerant. Great sunny groundcover. Great in sunny windowboxes. Blooms all summer. Will tolerate winter temps down to about 20F. Good in ATL winters.

Ice Plant a Cool Choice of Ground Covers: A colorful succulent, purple ice plant is a nice ground cover for places with good drainage.

Ice Plant Makes a Cool Choice of Ground Covers

Ice Plant a Cool Choice of Ground Covers: A colorful succulent, purple ice plant is a nice ground cover for places with good drainage.

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So lovely... Hardy Ice Plant (Delosperma) is a succulent, perennial ground cover with daisy-like flowers. The ice plant is not called an ice plant because it is cold hardy, but rather because the flowers and leaves seem to shimmer as though covered in frost or ice crystals. The plants grow to be about 3 to 6 inches tall and 2 to 4 feet wide. Ice plant flowers grow in USDA plant hardiness zones 5-9 and will bloom for most of the summer and fall. Their foliage is mostly evergreen and, because…

Growing Ice Plant Flowers – How To Grow A Hardy Ice Plant

So lovely... Hardy Ice Plant (Delosperma) is a succulent, perennial ground cover with daisy-like flowers. The ice plant is not called an ice plant because it is cold hardy, but rather because the flowers and leaves seem to shimmer as though covered in frost or ice crystals. The plants grow to be about 3 to 6 inches tall and 2 to 4 feet wide. Ice plant flowers grow in USDA plant hardiness zones 5-9 and will bloom for most of the summer and fall. Their foliage is mostly evergreen and, because…

Ice plant:) my neighbor has these plants and it is beautiful in bloom! It spreads like ivy! She has a different type and is a pretty purple:)

Ice plant:) my neighbor has these plants and it is beautiful in bloom! It spreads like ivy! She has a different type and is a pretty purple:)

Delosperma Jewel of Desert - "Hardy ice plants have also been a personal favourite of mine.  With their extreme drought tolerance, super low spreading carpet growth habits and bright colours, I can find lots of places to use them."

Delosperma Jewel of Desert - "Hardy ice plants have also been a personal favourite of mine. With their extreme drought tolerance, super low spreading carpet growth habits and bright colours, I can find lots of places to use them."

'Baby Sun Rose', 'Variegated Ice Plant': Fleshy green leaves edged creamy white. Small deep rose flowers. Creeping habit. Excellent in hanging baskets. Full sun.

Aptenia cordifolia variegata 'Crystal' - Heartleaf Ice Plant

'Baby Sun Rose', 'Variegated Ice Plant': Fleshy green leaves edged creamy white. Small deep rose flowers. Creeping habit. Excellent in hanging baskets. Full sun.

Corpuscularia taylorii – Ice Plant - See more at: http://worldofsucculents.com/corpuscularia-taylorii-ice-plant

Corpuscularia taylorii – Ice Plant - See more at: http://worldofsucculents.com/corpuscularia-taylorii-ice-plant

HOT and DRY. Drought tolerant Ice  Plant (Delosperma) is right at home along this cement curbside. Few sun perennials can take such less-than-forgiving locations yet still provide months of bloom all summer long.

HOT and DRY. Drought tolerant Ice Plant (Delosperma) is right at home along this cement curbside. Few sun perennials can take such less-than-forgiving locations yet still provide months of bloom all summer long.

Red Apple Hearts And Flowers (aptenia cordifolia): Aptenia goes by various common names: Heartleaf Ice Plant, Baby Sunrose, Hearts and Flowers, but here in Southern California it is usually Red Apple. This sprawling plant forms a dense mat that spreads in 3' wide clumps reaching a height of 6"-12". It can be found with solid green leaves or less commonly in a variegated form. It makes a nice hanging basket and an excellent ground cover, it grows fast and is easy to propagate by cuttings. It…

Red Apple Hearts And Flowers (aptenia cordifolia): Aptenia goes by various common names: Heartleaf Ice Plant, Baby Sunrose, Hearts and Flowers, but here in Southern California it is usually Red Apple. This sprawling plant forms a dense mat that spreads in 3' wide clumps reaching a height of 6"-12". It can be found with solid green leaves or less commonly in a variegated form. It makes a nice hanging basket and an excellent ground cover, it grows fast and is easy to propagate by cuttings. It…

Aptenia cordifolia ‘Variegata’ – Variegated Hearleaf Ice Plant - See more at: http://worldofsucculents.com/aptenia-cordifolia-variegata-variegated-hearleaf-ice-plant

Aptenia cordifolia ‘Variegata’ – Variegated Hearleaf Ice Plant - See more at: http://worldofsucculents.com/aptenia-cordifolia-variegata-variegated-hearleaf-ice-plant

Delosperma Nubigenum -Yellow Ice Plant  planted in the front June 2013

Delosperma Nubigenum -Yellow Ice Plant planted in the front June 2013

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