Delosperma ashtonii has flattened, three sided succulent, hairy leaves. It forms a low, creeping groundcover to 10cm high which flowers in summer and early autumn. It sprouts annually from a woody rootstock.
Delosperma lydenbergense is a flat, spreading Vygie for a sunny, dry area of the garden. Large, glistening, purple-mauve flowers attract insects to the garden. Good ground cover for sandy soils and in rockeries or on embankments.