Mesembryanthemum, Ice Plant Mixed - Seeds
Common name: Fig Marigold, Icicle Plant, Pebble Plant, Ice plant, Sea Marigold, Sea Fig.
Color: Pink, white, yellow, red. Daisy-like ray and disc florets.
Bloom time: Spring and/or summer.
Height: 4 to 8 inches (10 to 20 cm).
Difficulty level: Easy
Planting & Care
Sunlight: Full sunlight
Soil: Good drainage. Sandy soil. Grit. Poor soils. Can survive in dry soils.
Water: Occasional watering during prolonged dry spells.
Fertilizer: A liquid fertiliser once the first round of flowering has occurred.
- Sow Outside: Surface.
- Sow out at two to three week intervals from following the last frost until the middle of spring.
- Spacing 6 to 10 inches (15 to 25 cm).
- Sow Inside: Germination time: two to three weeks.
- Temperature 70°F (21°C).
- Two months before expected last frost.
- Transplant outdoors following the last frost.
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