A picture of a Hedgehog Mesem

Hedgehog Mesem

Delosperma pruinosum

Also known as

Krimvarkvygie (Afr.)

Full Sun
Easy care
Light watering
Tender

13b

USDA zone

18°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

30cm

Max

30cm

15cm

Min

10cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

Hedgehog Mesem Overview

Small succulent groundcreeper with soft yellow flowers. Green fleshy leaves make this plant waterwise and a good addition in dry areas.

Common problems with Hedgehog Mesem

Problem free

    How to propagate Hedgehog Mesem

    Seed

    Sow seed in well-draining sandy soil mixture. Do not over-water!

    Cuttings

    Break off a stem with a few leaves attached and root in sandy soil mix.

    Special features of Hedgehog Mesem

    Drought resistant

    Pot plant

    Indoor plant