Baby Sun Rose

Aptenia cordifolia - botanical name

Aptenia cordifolia

Fast growing succulent groundcover (0.05m x 1m) from South Africa. Oval glossy green leaves. Daisy-like bright pink flowers in summer and autumn. Useful as a groundcover in harsh conditions. Prefers an open sunny position. Avoid over-watering and fertilizing. Invasive potential. Avoid use near bushland areas.Tolerates poor soil. Frost sensitive. Drought tolerant.

  • Plant type
    Ground cover
  • Sun/Shade tolerance
    Full sun
  • Frost tolerance
    Frost sensitive
  • Soil type(s)
    Sand, Clay, Loam
  • Water rating
    Low
  • Plant origin
    Non indigenous (South Africa)
  • Scale
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