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Lampranthus
(sold as Purple)

Family: Aizoaceae

Common name: ICE PLANT

Native to: South Africa

Plant

Type: cactus or succulent

Forms: erect, spreading

Leaves evergreen

Max height: 1.75 feet

Max width: 1.75 feet

Flower

magenta/purple, secondary color present, violet

Leaf

green

Horticulture

Attracts wildlife: bee

Plant features: evergreen

Exposure: sun

Landscape uses: container, ground cover

Propagates by: cutting, seed

flowers in summer

Soil type: loam

USDA Zone: zone 9 to +20 f

Temp. range: +20 to +30 °F

Water: drought tolerant, dry

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