Cacti and succulents, Ground covers, Perennials
This group of ice plants includes several unusually hardy South African groundcovers and rock garden plants. With the latter, withhold water in fall to harden off plants for the winter; they also appreciate a gravel mulch to keep the crowns dry. All species do best with regular water in summer, but they will get by with just enough water to keep them looking bright and fresh. Except as noted, the fleshy leaves are rich green.Delosperma cooperi
Reaches 3 in. tall and 1 1/2 ft. wide, with cylindrical leaves and a summer-long display of rich purple flowers.
Native to Japan, Korea, and China. Variable in size and foliage. Blooms in late summer or fall. Flower...
Discovered in an Atlanta, Georgia, garden, this is an heirloom hybrid between Verbena canadensis
Trailing, thorny canes can grow 10 ft. in a season, but are commonly controlled by pruning and trellis...