ICE PLANT

COMMON NAME
Ice Plant
Sea Fig
BOTANICAL NAME
Carpobrotus Edulis
HEIGHT 1′
WIDTH 10′
EVERGREEN
COLD TOLERANCE 10° F
SOIL TYPE Well drained
DROUGHT TOLERANCE Yes
SALT TOLERANCE Medium
COLOR Purple
MONTH OF COLOR
Warm season
FRUIT Oval shaped, resembles
fig. Jelly-like interior is sour and
salty, with a grassy flavor.
Sweeter with mildly tropical
flavor when fully ripe. Edible.
COMMENTS Succulent plant with
long, green, plump foliage. Likes
bright, sunny areas and is good
for dry areas. Fruit and leaves
may be consumed.
PRICE 1 gallon $4