Light Needs:
Light needs: Full Sun
Full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Low
Once established, needs only occasional watering.
Average Landscape Size:
Average Landscape Size
Fast growing 3 to 6 in. tall, 2 ft. or more wide.
Key Feature:
Key Feature
Easy Care Plant
Blooms:
Flowering Time
Pink flowers late spring until frost.
Landscape Uses:
Landscape Uses
Plant type:Groundcover
Deciduous/evergreen:Evergreen
Growth rate:Fast
Average landscape size:Fast growing 3 to 6 in. tall, 2 ft. or more wide.
Special features:Easy Care, Waterwise
Foliage color:Gray-green
Blooms:Pink flowers late spring until frost.
Flower color:Pink
Flower attributesLong Bloom Season
Patent Act:Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Care Information
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Prefers rocky, unimproved soils. Do not over fertilize.
Light Needs:
Light needs: Full Sun
Full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Low
Once established, needs only occasional watering.
History:
This iridescent, salmon-pink-flowered sport appeared among plants of a dwarf, alpine form of Delosperma cooperi at Denver Botanic Gardens in 1997.
Lore:
This selection is a 2002 Plant Select® winner. Plant Select® is a collaboration of Colorado State University, Denver Bonanic Gardens, and the green industry, helping gardeners and horticultural professionals transform the American landscape to a vibrancy inspired by our western regional landscape.