Delosperma cooperi (Hook.f.) L.Bolus, Fl. Pl. South Africa 7: t. 261 1927. (Syn: Mesembryanthemum cooperi Hook.f.);
Ornamental herb for id 170211MK3: Kindly help to id this succulent herb planted as ornamental. Could this be a Portulaceae member?
Date/Time- 24-01-2011 / 12:15 PM
Location- Place, Altitude, GPca.2200asl; Ooty, TN
Habitat- Garden/ Urban/ Wild/ Type- garden
Height/Length- 20 cm long
Leaves Type/ Shape/ Size- ca.5 x 0.2 cm;
Inflorescence Type/ Size- single
Flowers Size/ Colour/ Calyx/ Bracts- c. 5 cm across
Lampranthus spectabilis ??
Is this plant called ‘Trailing Ice plant’? Please resolve this id.
May be Delosperma cooperi as per
The plant in discussion is belongs to Carpobrotus genus.
Thanks, … Why not Delosperma cooperi ? as per
Plant for ID 28/09/2011 SMP3: 4 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (2)
Garden plant from California for ID
Looks tobe from Family : Aizoaceae
A succulent spreading on ground in flower beds. Flower size 4cm or so.
I think this to be Delosperma cooperi
Yes Delosperma cooperi (Syn: Mesembryanthemum cooperi)
yes, called ice plant… a succulent used as soil saver.// ground cover .. and on california coast along the highway… and on beaches… prevents soil erosion..