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
Plant Habit-herb
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 sps?

Lampranthus spectabilis ??

Is this plant called ‘Trailing Ice plant’? Please resolve this id.

May be 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
Please validate

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 beachesprevents soil erosion..

A hardy succulent from Family : Aizoaceae
Originates from South Africa

France, July 2022 :: Delosperma cooperi :: ARK2022-080: 2 high res. images.
Delosperma cooperi
This was clicked at the Eze Botanical Garden near Nice, France in July 2022


Lampranthus spectabilis from California-GS31032023-2: 3 high res. images.
Lampranthus spectabilis,
garden ornamental
photographed from Fremont, California, March 27, 2023.

I think it is close to images at
I think looks different from images at

Also looks different from images at

I think you are right … For last few days I have been keeping track of Aizoaceae members here Fremont. The differences lie in fruit, number of chambers and and calyx. I think this picture proves that my plant is Delosperma cooperi and not Lamranthus spectabilis. The other plant which I now think Drosantherum floribundum I will post separately.
2 high res. images.



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