Aptenia

Description
Botanical Name: 
Mesembryanthemum cordifolium

Fast growing succulents with trailing freely branching stems, 1” wide heart shaped bright green leaves with red flowers. Blooms early spring to fall. Use as low trailer in rock garden, on slope or wall.

Plant Characteristics
Plant Category: 
Name: 
Aptenia
Plant Type: 
Annual
Flower: 
1” wide heart shaped bright green leaves with red flowers
Mature Size: 
10"
Water: 
Moderate
Exposure:: 
Full sun, part shade
Spacing: 
2"
Soil Type: 
Clay; loam; sand; acidic; alkaline; well drained
Planting Time: 
April to October