Lampranthus ‘Pink Kaboom’
Common Names: ice plant
Origin: South Africa
Type: Succulent perennial
Size: To 2 ft. high, 3 ft. wide
Flowers: Brilliant pink flowers, late winter, spring, summer; small light green succulent leaves.
Uses: Ground cover, color splash, rock garden. Fire resistive.
Wildlife: Flowers for bees. Deer resistive.
Soil: Tolerates clay
Water: None to low
Sun: Full sun to some shade.
Pruning: After bloom, trim off dead flowers and any developing fruits. Can be pruned to shape.
Pests & Diseases: (None found.)
Notes: Hardy to 30° F. Lampranthus will need replacement after a few years.