Carpobrotus edulis for sale Easy plant to grow with edible fruits and leaves, mostly grown for the ornamental flowers and the leaves, planting in spring to autumn, better to buy plant, leaf, stem or seeds.
Carpobrotus edulis – information before buying:
Growing information: perennial plant, growing hardiness zone: 7-11, water needed – small to average amount, light conditions – full sun to partial shade, height: 5-20cm, 2-8 inches.
Blooming in the spring to autumn flowers that appear in yellow or pink-purple color.
Fruit harvesting in the spring to autumn in fig shaped flowers that appear in green color can be used for jams or salad.
Leaves harvesting can be all year, leaves can be used for cooked, raw or pickle.
Alternative names: Ice plant