Another great member of the Jewel of the Desert series, this beautiful low growing fleshy leaved plant will carpet a dry spot and brighten it up all summer long with its vibrant sunshine yellow flowers that shade inwards to white with yellow anthers. And yes, it is hardy. Sunny spot. Well drained soil. 4 in. 1 litre pot.
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The really long varietal name comes about because it is one of the Jewel of Desert series so those three words appear in the name of every plant in the series. We know there are good commercial reasons for this kind of thing, but we still really dislike the practice. Somehow it turns plants into a commodity, which doesn't seem right!
These new varieties of ice plant are derived from the species Delosperma Cooperi (the hardiest of the genus) which is a native of South Africa where it grows in the hilly lowland areas.
This briefest of brief videos shows as many Delosperma Jewel of the Desert Peridot plants as you are ever likely to see in one place:
Delosperma Jewel of the Desert Peridot is a hardy evergreen perennial with fleshy leaves and yellow flowers with white centres throughout summer suitable for sun.