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Pondoland Cliff-Delosperma

Delosperma abbottii

Also known as


Partial Shade
Easy care


USDA zone


Minimum temperature


  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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. ZA Distribution: Eastern Cape, KwaZulu-Natal.

Special features of Pondoland Cliff-Delosperma

Drought resistant

Pot plant

Attracts bees