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Delosperma cooperi 'Jewel of the Desert Ruby'

#PP23453

Series: Jewel of the Desert

More About Delosperma cooperi 'Jewel of the Desert Ruby' (PP23453)

  • Starry petals are tipped in a rose-pink colour around a yellow and white halo
  • Succulent, spreading, green foliage
  • Low maintenance and drought tolerant
  • Bloom Time: Summer

Zone:

5

Height:

10-15 cm

Spread:

15-20 cm

Colour:

Multi-coloured
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Hardy Ice Plant Growing and Maintenance Tips

Grows best in a dry to average, gritty, well-drained soil, in full sun. Very drought tolerant plant requiring little maintenance. Excellent drainage is essential, especially throughout the winter.


Delosperma cooperi 'Jewel of the Desert Ruby' (PP23453) Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Attracts Hummingbirds
Attracts Hummingbirds
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Long Blooming
Long Blooming
Evergreen
Evergreen
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Ground cover
Ground cover
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Average to Dry Soils
Well-drained

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Xeriscape

Flowering Time

Lt. Sum-Fall
Lt. Spr-Sum
Summer

Habit

Compact
Spreading

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Rooftop (extensive)
Border/edging

 Suitable Substitutions for Delosperma cooperi 'Jewel of the Desert Ruby'

Delosperma x Fire Spinner® ('P001S')

Delosperma x Fire Spinner® ('P001S')

Fire Spinner® Ice Plant