Strong Red Ice Plant

Delosperma 'Strong Red'

SKU
02087
Stunning red daisy-like flowers make an impressive display against fleshy, bright green foliage. An exceptional plant for dry, poor soils, this vigorous succulent spreads quickly, forming a dense mat. Makes an ideal groundcover or edging plant. Evergreen.
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Once established, needs only occasional watering.

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Botanical Pronunciationdel-oh-SPUR-muh
Average Size at MaturityGrows 4 to 6 in. tall and 18 to 24 in. wide.
Bloom TimeLate Spring to Early Fall
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeLong Bloom Season, Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorRed
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleMediterranean, Rustic, Tropical
Growth HabitSpreading
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseBorder, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Green Roof, Green Wall, Rock Garden, Ground Cover
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Special FeatureEasy Care, Waterwise
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsOnce established, needs only occasional watering.

Prefers well drained, unimproved soils. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Do not over fertilize.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 7-11

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