DELOSPERMA congestum f. album 'White Nugget'

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DELOSPERMA congestum f. album 'White Nugget'

Creamy White Iceplant
(basuticum)
Select Item No. DA031

Quantitative Restriction

1 Portion contains 20-250 seeds depending on value and size.
Please switch to gram for larger quantities.



Plant Description

Life Cycle: Perennial
Family: Aizoaceae
Origin: Southern Africa: rocky coastal areas.
Special Features: Flowering, at first pale yellow, later creamy white ice plant. Excellent ground cover for wall and rock garden. Suitable for natural landscaping. Suitable for pot and planter. Easy to grow.
Historical: The botanical name 'D. congestum' is in discussion.
 
Basic Colour: (white / cream)
Flower Colour: creamy white
Natural Flowering Period: May - September
Flowering: First year flowering
 
Winter Hardiness Zones: Z5 - Z9
Foliage: succulent, smooth, green
Growth Habit: stoloniferous / mat-forming / evergreen
Height with Flowers: 10 cm
Spacing between Plants: 15 cm
Soil Requirements: average
Location:
Characteristics: groundcover
Usage: for the rock garden / flowering pot plant
Portion weight: 0.051 Gram
Grams per 1000 seeds: 0.30303 Gram
Seeds per Gram
(does not correspond to the number of plants!):
3300
Gram to get 1000 plants
(if sown directly into pots etc. you will need a larger quantity):
1 Gram
Sowing Direction:

(16) See 15 with the exception of germination being slower and more irregular. This poses no problems.

(15) Rapidly germinating, keep seed in constant moisture (not wet) with temperatures of about +20°C [68°F]. Seeds must be covered thinly. Do not cover very small seeds, but tightly press into the earth. Keep in cooler conditions after germination occurs.

Container Size(s): 1 plug per 8/9 cm (3 1/2")
Fertilizer: Light (100-150 ppm)
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