Carpobrotus virescens

Coastal Pigface


Genus: Carpobrotus

Species: virescens

Origin: Busselton and Surrounds

Soil Preferences: Limestone, Sand, Sand Dunes

Tolerances: Coastal, Drought Tolerant, Moderately Lime Tolerant, Saline Moist, Salt

Plant Uses: Bush Tucker / Human Food, Fire Retarding, Ground Cover, Interesting Buds or Fruit, Rockery, Sand Binding, Succulent, Verge Garden

Growth Forms: Groundcovers

Size Range: Up to 1m

Lifespan: Perennial

Flowering Times: Spring, Summer, Winter

Flowering Months: 01 Jan, 06 Jun, 07 Jul, 08 Aug, 09 Sep, 10 Oct, 11 Nov, 12 Dec

Flowering Colours: Pink, Purple, White

Wholesale Availability:   Available for wholesale ordering and purchase at the Nursery.

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