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Red Mountain® Ice Plant

Delosperma dyeri 'Psdold'

SKU
04854
A continuous display of small, lustrous red flowers blankets the succulent, evergreen foliage throughout the growing season, from mid-spring to mid-fall. A dazzling groundcover on slopes or in borders. This Plant Select® winner is extremely drought tolerant and robust.
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Once established, needs only occasional watering.

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Botanical Pronunciationdel-oh-SPUR-muh DY-er-eye
LoreA 2007 Plant Select® award recipient. 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.
Average Size at MaturityModerate growing; forms mat 2 in. tall, spreading 15 to 20 in. wide.
Bloom TimeSpring through Fall
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeLong Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorRed
Foliage ColorGray-green
Garden StyleMediterranean
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseFirescaping/Firewise, Rock Garden, Wildlife Garden, Ground Cover
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Special FeatureEasy Care, Waterwise
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsOnce established, needs only occasional watering.
Companion PlantsSwitch Grass (Panicum); Yarrow (Achillea); Sedum (Sedum); Creeping Phlox (Phlox); Blue Fescue (Festuca)

Provide average to lean, well-drained soil; benefits from gravel mulch. Follow a regular schedule of deep waterings during first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Reduce watering frequency once established; tolerates drought. Avoid excess winter moisture. Control weeds until plants fill in.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-10

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