Delosperma echinatum is a type of succulent which is drought tolerant and grows somewhat cylindrical.
||Pickle cactus, Delosperma echinatum - Succulent Plant
||3 inch (8 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)
Delosperma echinatum is a low shrubby sprawling succulent shrub, can grow up to 45 cm tall, with thin wiry stems has pairs of 2.5 cm long barrel-shaped green leaves, bristle with soft spine-like white hairs.
||6 inch (15 cm)
||3 inch (8 cm)
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
||Pickle Plant, Ice Plant
|Maximum Reachable Height
||Up to 45 cm
||Spring to Fall
||Easy to grow
Planting and careKeep in a bright sunny location.Try not to water the leaves, give water to soil only.Avoid overwatering as the roots may get rot.Water the plant in a morning, between 8 to 10 am.Avoid keeping in suffocated areas or in dark room.While, re-potting or propagating try not to disturb the roots.Required care in the winter season. If growing in a pot, then kept in indoors and growing in outside do mulching.
Pickle cactus care
Re-pot when the plant performs clump and goes beyond the pot size. It should be done before or after the rainy season and in the spring season.
Re-pot with the following proportions:3 parts of potting soil,1 part of grit (pumice),1 part of the horticultural-grade sand,1/2 part of the compost etc.
||Full sun, partial sun, at least 4 to 6 hours of sunlight per day.
||Low for the rainy season, Moderate for winter, More than moderate for a summer
||Avoid excess organic contents in the soil.
||Ideal: 22 to 35 degrees C
||No need much. A peat-based compost should not be used.
Pickle cactus special feature
Survivals and growers of the summer.
Pickle cactus uses
- Its color and the appearance is appreciated by the various gardens