Delosperma nubigenum


Though beautiful when covered with yellow flowers in spring, this species is grown mainly for the compact foliage; lime green in the warms seasons and reddish-pink when cooler. A great addition, both in texture and color, to add year-round interest to a green roof.


  • Botanical Name: Delosperma nubigenum
  • Family: Aizoaceae
  • Plant Type: Hardy Succulent
  • Plant Usage: Ground Cover
  • Hardiness Zone: 5
  • Foliage Color: Lime Green to Red
  • Flower Color: Yellow
  • Bloom Time: Late Spring
  • Winter Interest: Pink-Red foliage
  • Height: 3"
  • Spread: 8"
  • Light Requirement: Full Sun
  • Origin: Southern Africa
  • Self Sowing: No
  • Shade Tolerant: No
  • Substitutes: Delosperma cooperi,

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