RAGARDEN Ice plant (Carpobrotus edulis) ,7 cuttings,12” long.
It is a ground-creeping plant with succulent leaves and bright magenta flowers. Ready to be planted in the soil, cut out from nursery the day of shipping. Just stick cuttings into well drained soil and it will form new roots. Water it regularly (in Nevada we water it every other day). Shipping weight 2lb. Ice plants grow year round, with individual shoot segments growing more than 3 ft (1 m) per year. Flowers are produced mainly during late winter-spring. They open in the morning in bright sunlight, and close at night. It needs well-drained soil, a sunny position, and room to spread. It is an excellent evergreen, drought- and wind-resistant groundcover; it can be planted on flat, sandy ground, on loose sand dunes, lime-rich and brackish soils, and gravelly gardens, as well as in containers, rockeries, and embankments, and will cascade over terrace walls.
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