Cacti and succulents, Ground covers, Perennials, Flowers
From South Africa. Most of the ice plants with large, brilliant flowers belong to this genus, which includes plants formerly called Oscularia. Plants are fleshy, erect or trailing, woody at base. Select in bloom for the color you want. Cut back lightly after bloom to eliminate fruit capsules, encourage new leafy growth. Good at seashore. Flowers attract bees.Lampranthus blandus
To 6 in. high. Leaves look like agglomerations of tiny green pyramids. Flowers are pale pink daisies.
Native mostly to Southern California. Broader, more leathery leaves than the species.
Native to Australia. Especially good for seacoast. Tougher than many other Proteaceae family members; ...
Native to inlandmountains and deserts of California into western utah, Arizona, and northwest Mexico. ...