Annuals, Cacti and succulents
From South Africa. Unlike most others, this ice plant is an annual. Pretty and useful temporary carpet. Trailing, basally branching plant a few inches high, with fleshy, bright green leaves and daisylike, 2-in. flowers in white, pink, orange, red. Sow seed in warm weather. Comes into bloom quickly. Attracts bees. Tolerates poor, dry soil.
Native to Southwestern Asia, naturalized in northern United States. To 3 to 4 ft. tall, with soft, fea...
Heights up to 8 ft., widths to 1 1/2 –2 1/2 ft. Blossoms are 3–4 in. wide, with tufted yel...
Flowers are bright orange-scarlet.