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GRANITA® Raspberry® Hardy Ice Plant Delosperma floribundum

Exposure
  • Sun
Flower Season
  • Spring
  • Summer
Mature Size
4" 2'6"
Height: 4"
Spread: 2'6"
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  • Details

    Features

    Incredibly bright, "retina burning" color and a standout choice for a groundcover for your sunny garden location. The extremely large, 1½" flowers are raspberry red. Newest flowers are rose and mature to fuchsia with rose tips.

    Heat Tolerant
    Drought Tolerant

    Characteristics

    Plant Type: 
    Annual
    Height Category: 
    Short
    Garden Height: 
    4 Inches
    Spacing: 
    30 Inches
    Spread: 
    30 Inches
    Flower Colors: 
    Red
    Flower Shade: 
    Red Shades
    Foliage Colors: 
    Green
    Foliage Shade: 
    Green
    Habit: 
    Spreading
    Container Role: 
    Spiller

    Plant Needs

    Light Requirement: 
    Sun

    The optimum amount of sun or shade each plant needs to thrive: Full Sun (6+ hours), Part Sun (4-6 hours), Full Shade (up to 4 hours).

    Maintenance Category: 
    Easy
    Bloom Time: 
    Early Summer
    Bloom Time: 
    Late Spring
    Hardiness Zones: 
    6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b, 10a, 10b
    Water Category: 
    Average
    Uses: 
    Groundcover
    Uses: 
    Landscape
    Uses Notes: 

    A wonderful ground cover for sunny, hot, dry areas.

    Maintenance Notes: 

    Delospermas are highly heat and drought tolerant, making them a good choice for waterwise landscapes. They thrive in rock gardens, on slopes, in containers, and in the landscape.

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    • Love this Delo!!! Granita Raspberry blooms for me from Spring through the Fall...@ 7,000' in the Z-5 CO Mountains. So much more floriferous than that crazy colored Fire Spinner!

      Beverly Jensen
      , Colorado
      , United States
      , 2 years ago
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