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Delosperma lehmanni
Scientific Name: Delosperma lehmanni Graessn.
Synonym: Schoenlandia lehmannii, Corpuscularia lehmannii, Mesembryanthemum lehmannii, Mesembryanthemum sexpartitum
Family: Aizoaceae
Delosperma  lehmanni
Delosperma lehmanni at the Huntington Gardens in early July
Recommended Temperature Zone:
sunset: 12-24
USDA: 9b-12

Heat Tolerance: Avoid reflected heat in Phoenix

Sun Exposure: Full sun, afternoon shade in the hot deserts

Origin: South Africa (Karoo)

Growth Habits: Trailing succulent, stems up to 10 inches long (25 cm), leaves up to 1 inch long (2.5 cm)

Watering Needs: Water 2-3 times a week in Phoenix in summer, needs good drainage.


Blooming Habits:
Pale yellow flower, up to 1.6 inches in diameter (4 cm)

Fruiting Habits:

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