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Lampranthus spectabilis

For sale by Alan Abrehart Weston Plants

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Pink flowered form of Lampranthus

Lampranthus spectabilis
Pot SizeTotal Price
0.25 litres
£2.50

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Plant Finder: about Lampranthus spectabilis

Common names

Trailing ice plant

Description

Lampranthus spectabilis (Trailing ice plant). These are perennial succulents that will become woody after several years. The blooms are brilliant deep pink and are highlighted by the narrow, blue-green foliage. You should keep the soil damp but not soggy during the growing season, and dry in the autumn and winter.

Cultivation

They will prefer a warm, frost-free climate. They thrive in dry conditions and when there are established in a warm-climate, grow in full sun with well-drained soil, You can propagate from seed or stem cuttings in spring or autumn.

Interest and use

Ground cover, ornamental, greenhouse

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  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFrost tender (min 5°C)
  • SoilWell drained
  • Soil pH7.0
  • WaterDry

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