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A picture of a Pondoland Cliff-Delosperma

Pondoland Cliff-Delosperma

Delosperma abbottii

Partial Shade
Easy care


USDA zone


Minimum temperature


  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

More images of Pondoland Cliff-Delosperma

Delosperma abbottii
Isikuba Gorge, the habitat of Delosperma abbotti
Tony Abbott at Isikuba Gorge, 26 May 2004
Delosperma abbotti growing in habitat on a sandstone cliff along the lower Msikaba River, Eastern Cape
Magenta flowered form of Delosperma abbottii, in habitat

Pondoland Cliff-Delosperma Overview

A cliff-dwelling, mat-forming, mesemb with yellow to magenta flowers in summer, known only from sandstone cliffs in the Pondoland region, in the Eastern Cape and southern KwaZulu-Natal. It is easy to grow and best in semi-shade in warm, subtropical gardens.

Special features of Pondoland Cliff-Delosperma

Drought resistant

Pot plant

Attracts bees