Delosperma echinatum - Pickle PlantRegular price $18.00
Delosperma echinatum is a low growing, shrubby succulent, native to South Africa. It is also known as the pickle plant as its foliage resembled little pickled cucumbers! Covered in soft translucent hairs this plant is soft to touch and bears cute yellow flowers in Spring/Summer.
Current Pot Size: 120mm
Endemic: South Africa
Synonyms: Pickle Plant, Ice Plant
Light: Full sun to bright indirect light - Category 1-3 (please see our blog on plant light requirements)
Soil: Well draining - Succulent mix (please see our blog on soil requirements)
Fertiliser: As directed on your fertiliser of choice, then dilute again 1:10. Dischidia don't like too much fertiliser. Fortnightly or monthly during the growing season. (please see our blog on plant food)
Watering: Don't over water, they like to dry out between waterings.
Maintenance: Keep warm over winter or fungal issues will develop. Treat with an eco-fungicide as a preventative prior to winter.