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
Grows to 6 in. high. Leaves look like agglomerations of tiny green pyramids. Flowers are pale pink daisies.
A single large trunk rises 6–10 ft. tall (after 10 years), topped by a single crown of gray-gree...
Grows to 6–30 in. high and a little wider than tall. Slightly branched, with rosettes of long, t...
Graceful, fine-textured tree from Australia. Grows to 25–30 ft. tall and 20 ft. wide, with the m...