Yellow Ice Plant (Delosperma nubigenum)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Cactus/Succulent
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Leaves: Evergreen
Other: Bright red winter color.
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Green
Other: Produces masses of yellow star shaped blooms carried just over the top of the green foliage.
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Suitable Locations: Alpine Gardening
Uses: Provides winter interest
Erosion control
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Salt tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Other: Easily propagated
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots


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chickhill On June 16, 2017 Maintenance performed
Fast growth in two years. Taking over one of my sedum beds. Removing by the handfuls and transplanting to other places.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Cactus and succulents chat by Baja_Costero May 22, 2019 7:42 AM 4,732
My jade plant is droopy by leyton13 Apr 22, 2018 11:37 PM 13
Is this plant a sedum? by SpringGreenThumb Sep 20, 2016 9:26 PM 9
My Rock Garden Summer 2015 by linjarvis May 1, 2016 6:28 AM 17
New to Forum and Looking to Trade by tiba73 Nov 19, 2015 11:31 AM 5
Sedum and related succulents Chat 2015 by valleylynn Dec 31, 2015 11:27 AM 372
Dying delosperma by jvdubb Jun 17, 2014 11:30 AM 11
And another .... by plantladylin Jan 20, 2014 8:30 AM 11
My big giant container, AKA Table Garden by pardalinum Jan 4, 2018 8:32 PM 160
Salt tolerant plants by eclayne Feb 8, 2013 9:39 PM 130

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