Noted succulent breeder, Attila Kapitany, has crossed a South African and Australian succulent to produce this intergeneric hybrid called Sunburn. It will grow in just about any situation and flowers for most of the year with gold to yellow flowers, and is easy to maintain. Plus it's an infertile hybrid so there's no risk of invasion - an amazing plant!
A well suited complement to Delosperma 'Sunflare'.
|Species||x Disphyllum (Glottiphyllum longum x Disphyma crassifolium ssp. clavellatum)|
|Flower Colour||Golden Yellow|
|Flowering Period||Summer, Autumn, Winter, Spring|
|Maintenance||Trim to desired shape in early spring and feed with a controlled release fertiliser at this time.|
|Fertiliser||Apply fertiliser formulated for fruit trees or vegetables in spring and autumn. Avoid using high Nitrogen fertiliser.|
|Watering||Best grown with a well draining potting mix. Supply supplementary water during dry spells|
|Pest & Diseases||Generally trouble free but watch for mealy bug and snails.|
|Climate Zone||1, 2, 3|
|Tolerances||Salt Tolerant (Coastal), Drought Tolerant, Light Frost Tolerant, Frost Hardy, Humidity, Salty Soils, Sandy Soils, Clay Soils|
|Uses||Garden, Ground Cover, Hanging Basket, Landscape, Pots & Tubs, Retaining Walls, Slopes/Embankments|
|Unauthorised commercial propagation or any sale, conditioning, export, import or stocking of propagating material of this variety is an infingement under the Plant Breeders Rights Act, 1994.|
Information Sheet - Succulents
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