Aptenia cordifolia grow and care – herbaceous subshrub succulent of the genus also known as Baby sun rose or Heartleaf iceplant, Aptenia cordifolia perennial evergreen used as ornamental plant it’s drought tolerant and can grow ground cover plant, can grow in mediterranean, desert, subtropics, temperate climate or indoor as houseplant with a lot of light and growing in hardiness zone 9-12.

Leaves edible color green and can be variegata with yellow or white in elliptic shape leaves are fleshy.

Aptenia cordifolia flowers

Flower edible color can be: purple, pink, red or white, flower flat with multi petals.

Aptenia cordifolia for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy


Blooming Seasons
  • Spring flowers
  • Summer flowers
Flower colors
  • Pink flower
  • Purple flower
  • Red flower
  • White flower
  • Desert Climate
  • Mediterranean Climate
  • Subtropics Climate
Ornamental parts
  • Ornamental flower
  • Ornamental leaves
  • Ornamental plant
Plant growing speed
  • Average growing plants
  • Fast growing plants
Plant life-form
  • Evergreen
  • Herbaceous
  • Perennial plant
  • Subshrub
  • Succulent
Plant Uses
  • Drought tolerant plants
  • Ground cover plants
  • Indoor plants
  • Ornamental plants
Planting Season
  • Autumn Planting
  • Spring Planting
  • Summer planting
Plants sun exposure
  • Full sun Plants
  • Part shade Plants
  • Shade Plants
Watering plants
  • Regularly water
  • Small amounts of water
Hardiness zone
  • Hardiness zone 10
  • Hardiness zone 11
  • Hardiness zone 12
  • Hardiness zone 9