Giant pig face Carpobrotus
Beautiful ground cover with extra large pink showy flowers is very adept at handling heavy soils
Carpobrotus is a prostrate creeping succulent that has long trailing stems up to 2m. Giant Pigface produces large deep pink flowers in spring and autumn with purple stems. Great for rockeries, mass plantings, a sand dune stabiliser or for any low maintenance gardens in inland and coastal positions. Toelrates temperatures down to -8 degrees
Size: 20cm high x 2m wide.
Uses: Ground cover for coastal and inland plantings.
Position: Full sun to light shade. Suits most soil types. Tolerates frost, drought, humidity and salt. Avoid prolonged wet feet.