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Commonly known as Perennial mesembryanthemum
HeightUp to 20 - 30 cm (8-12in)
Alpine or rock plantThese plants prefer well drained soil and are generally dwarf in habit.
SucculentPerennial with opposite, cylindrical or 3-angled leaves which often redded in full sun.
Will grow outside in milder locationsThis could include plants which would survive happily in a greenhouse or conservatory if not in a mild location. If you have a sheltered spot in your garden then it may do well here.Under glass - cactus compost - full light.
Additional FeaturesGood to knowDaisy-like flowes in profusion.Pests & DiseasesGreenfly, mealybugs .Place of originSemi-desert areas of South Africa
Garden Location/ConditionsRockery (inc alpine)
HardinessFrost hardy (down to -5)
Soil ConditionsWell drained, dry, poor to moderately fertile soil