• Ruschia pulvinaris

Ruschia pulvinaris

Creeping Ice Plant, Congested Ice Plant
Size: ex 9cm pot

Availability: In stock

£5.99

Quick Overview

  • Spreading groundcover
  • Iridescent magenta flowers
  • Very free-flowering
  • Full sun and excellent drainage
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Description

Ruschia pulvinaris, Creeping Ice Plant is a low-growing South African succulent with woody stems and compact foliage and a highly colourful - almost flourescent - magenta flower. Highly floriferous, Ruschia pulvinaris will start flowering in mid-Spring and continue throughout the summer, covering itself in dozens of its dazzling bright blooms. An ideal container plant in a low terracotta pot, Ruschia pulvinaris can be be grown in a warm sheltered pot in some more favoured UK locations or brought indoors for the winter in colder location.

It requires a free-draining substrate and full sun.<

Additional Information

Order Caryophyllales
Family Aizoaceae
Sub-Family No
Synonyms No
Geographical Origin South Africa
Cultivation Full sun. A free-draining sandy or rocky soil. Needs no additional watering. Completely dry in winter
Eventual Height Low groundcover
Eventual Spread Spreading
Hardiness Cold-tolerant. Hardy in some southerly British regions if given excellent drainage. Can be protected with fleece to keep it warm and dry. Otherwise, grow in containers and bring indoors

Ruschia pulvinaris

Creeping Ice Plant, Congested Ice Plant
Size: ex 9cm pot

Availability: In stock

£5.99
You could receive 20 Palm Points for writing a review and/or rating this product.

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