Red Mountain® Ice Plant
Delosperma dyeri 'Psdold'
Full sun, Partial sun
Once established, needs only occasional watering.
We no longer grow this plant
This page is for reference only. If you are looking for a plant to purchase, please use our Plant Finder to discover the perfect plant for your garden.
|Botanical Pronunciation||del-oh-SPUR-muh DY-er-eye|
|Lore||A 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 Maturity||Moderate growing; forms mat 2 in. tall, spreading 15 to 20 in. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Spring through Fall|
|Flower Attribute||Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers|
|Landscape Use||Firescaping/Firewise, Rock Garden, Wildlife Garden, Ground Cover|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, Waterwise|
|Watering Needs||Once established, needs only occasional watering.|
|Companion Plants||Switch 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