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Golden carpet

Carpanthea pomeridiana

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Golden carpet is a small annual, succulent ground cover, with bright solitary lemon-coloured flowers. Leaves grow in a radical rosette, flat, more or less broad at the apex and tapered to the base, and fleshy. Edible and very hardy.It is an edible groundcover and often used in Homeopathic therapies.

Planning

Difficulty
Easy
Flowering time
Spring, Winter
Fruiting time
Spring

Propagation

Seed
Sow seeds shallowly in Autumn. Cover with a thin layer of sand.

Special features

Attractive flowers
Lemon colored petals.

Geography

Origin
South Africa, Western Cape
Natural climate
Arid

Environment

Light
Full Sun
Soil moisture
Dry
Soil type
Loam
Soil PH preference
Neutral
Frost hardiness
Tender

Uses

Edible
Stems

Personality

Family
Aizoaceae
Flower colour
Bright Yellow to Lemon
Scent
None

Problems

Problem free

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