Named for the explosive colour these compact succulent plants throw out when flowering begins during spring. Flower production is so heavy that at times the foliage is hidden from view. Small but powerful additions to fill garden borders and edges, containers and also perfect for coastal regions.
Often called by the common name of Iceplants, Lampranthus are popular in landscapes due to their hardiness and dynamic flower displays. They typically form a type of low growing, creeping sub shrub or mound and when mass planted can form a very decorative and effective ground cover. In our EXPLOSION® range, varieties with specific and desired virtues of have been the focus of our selections – primarily the highly charged floral display where the foliage becomes almost invisible at peak display. They also have much neater, denser foliage habits so that they give interest, texture and form when not in flower.
Easy care plants for intense spring to summer colour which can be grown in a sunny spot in containers, rockeries, mixed borders and also a great choice for coastal regions.