Delosperma Hot Cakes, Fig Fusion is an incredibly tough, deer-and-rabbit resistant, drought-proof groundcover that also makes a great container plant for hot patios. It blooms with bright flowers all summer long. This hardy, carefree plant works well in hot, dry, challenging conditions. The succulent foliage glistens beneath vibrant, showy, purple-pink flowers with white centers. The flowers are intensely fragrant with the scent of vanilla.
Delosperma Hot Cakes, Fig Fusion is an ice plant native to South Africa. The “ice plant” name comes from the shimmering glands that cover the succulent leaves. It thrives in well-drained, gravelly, sandy soils. Plant this one in full sun. Once established in well-drained soil, it rarely needs watering. Consider for rock gardens, borders, pathways, and mixed containers with other hardy succulents.