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botanical name:
Delosperma sutherlandii
Delosperma sutherlandii © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Ice Plant
synonyms:  Mesembryanthemum sutherlandii, Delosperma 'Sutherlandii'
family:  Aizoaceae
characteristics: perennial, evergreen
height: 0.08m
width: 0.30m
growth rate: slow
growth habit: prostrate
leaf colour: green
flower colour: pink
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -18°C
USDA zone: 7 to 9
Low spreading, mat-forming alpine with fleshy succulent leaves. Relatively large daisy-like, bright magenta-pink flowers with pale yellow eyes.

Very well drained soil in sun. Drought tolerant. Dislikes excessive winter wet.

From seed or by division

Rock and gravel gardens, alpine beds and containers.

other notes:
Native to South Africa
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