Delosperma cooperi (Hardy Purple Ice Plant)

Hardy Purple Ice Plant — A useful groundcover in dry, well-drained soils. This ice plant only requires watering during its bloom period, June-August. Must be planted in full sun, in soils with excellent drainage. It is best in native or low water zones and requires winter mulching to protect succulent foliage from temperature extremes. Not bothered by rabbits nor squirrels. (Plant 18 in. on center).

Category:  Groundcovers
Water Use:  Moderate
Sun Exposure:  Full Sun
Native:  No
Color:  Purple, pink
Bees:  Yes
Birds:  No
Butterflies:  No
Cut Flower:  No
Utility Tree:  No
Extra Maintenance:  Yes
Fall Color:  No
Bloom Time:  Summer