General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Plant Height: 4-6 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Mauve
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Summer
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Uses: Groundcover
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Provide light
Needs specific temperature: 68-77F
Days to germinate: 14-30 days
Depth to plant seed: Cover lightly
Start indoors
Can handle transplanting
Other info: When large enough transplant to 3" pots. Harden off 10-15 days before planting out 12" apart.
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Needs excellent drainage in pots

Common names
  • Livingstone Daisy
  • Ice Plant
Botanical names
  • Accepted: Cleretum bellidiforme
  • Synonym: Mesembryanthemum criniflorum

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